World War I hero from SC died in action on Sept. 28, 1918

Freddie Stowers from South Carolina was killed in World War I on Sept. 28, 1918. Stowers was the first African-American to receive the Congressional Medal of Honor from World War I.
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Freddie Stowers from South Carolina was killed in World War I on Sept. 28, 1918. Stowers was the first African-American to receive the Congressional Medal of Honor from World War I.

SC soldier was 1 of 2 African-Americans to receive Medal of Honor in World War I

November 09, 2018 02:35 PM