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Corporal Freddie Stowers Memorial

   
Corporal Freddie Stowers Memorialloupe
Anderson University, Thrift Library
Anderson
SC
USA
29621

On Veterans Day 2015, a special monument dedication was held at Anderson University to celebrate Corporal Freddie Stowers, the first African-American from South Carolina to receive the Medal of Honor for his service in World War I.

He served in World War I in the Ardennes region of France and was killed in action. He posthumously received the Medal of Honor in 1991.

 
thewanderer
2015