Local WWII Veteran fought in the Battle of Okinawa

Local WWII Veteran fought in the Battle of Okinawa

The Battle of Okinawa He served as Rifleman in the 184th Rgt., fighting in the last battle of World War II, the Battle of Okinawa. Brevard resident James Milton Fletcher served in the U.S. Army Reserves from June 6, 1944 to December 1956.  He was serving in Okinawa...
It’s Not Just About Golf

It’s Not Just About Golf

The Connestee Falls Ladies 9 Hole Golf League held a fundraiser and made a generous donation to the Veterans History Museum of the Carolinas. Connestee Falls Ladies Golf league president Judy Merrifield wrote for her neighborhood newsletter: “On August 10th the...
Veterans Offer Thoughts About Honoring Those We’ve Lost

Veterans Offer Thoughts About Honoring Those We’ve Lost

WSPA-TV Interviews Veterans History Museum of the Carolinas Volunteers WSPA-TV from Spartanburg took the opportunity to honor veterans during day one of Brevard’s White Squirrel Weekend. United States Air Force Veterans Art Cole, Ed Cottrell, and Jim Schenfield were...