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21 Veterans Inducted into Hall of Heroes at Lander

September 25, 2015

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Former Greenwood County Sheriff Giles Daniel and 20 other veterans were inducted into the Greenwood County Hall of Heroes during a Sunday, Sept. 20, ceremony at Lander University.

Former South Carolina Lt. Gov. Bob Peeler, the guest speaker, thanked Daniel and the other honorees for the sacrifices they made “to protect a nation that has given them and us so much.”

Daniel and members of his family are pictured with the medals he earned while serving aboard a Navy ship during World War II.