MSG Matthew Sims, U.S. Army

This month, Air Force Veteran and museum volunteer Renee Essary tells one her favorite stories in the museum.  The story is about Matthew Sims who was awarded three Purple Hearts on one tour in Iraq in 2005.  Matt’s complete story can also be found on this website.

Thank you for your service and devotion Matt.  Click on the movie link below.


My Fav Story Renee – SD 480p

Please contact the St. Charles County Veterans Museum Oral History project at or call 636-294-2657 for more information and lets’ talk. We want to hear from you because we know…Every Veteran has a story.