SC veteran and politician Moffatt Burriss dies

World War II Army veteran who liberated concentration camps and former South Carolina lawmaker Moffatt Burriss passed away January 4, 2019. The Anderson, South Carolina native was 99 years old at the time of his passing.
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World War II Army veteran who liberated concentration camps and former South Carolina lawmaker Moffatt Burriss passed away January 4, 2019. The Anderson, South Carolina native was 99 years old at the time of his passing.

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