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Hobkirk Hill Chapter presents JROTC and Good Citizens Awards
Students earning awards included (from left) Casi Villereal, North Central High School; Davis Outlaw, Camden Military Academy; Lawrence Simmeck, Camden High School; and Tyler Horton, Lugoff-Elgin High School.
The Hobkirk Hill Chapter National Society Daughters of the American Revolution presented medals to JROTC students and “Good Citizens” at the Kershaw-Cornwallis House at Historic Camden Revolutionary War Park on May 12. The Daughters of the American Revolution’s time honored objectives of perpetuating the memory of those who achieved American independence, promoting an enlightened public and fostering patriotic citizenship are certainly realized when we honor these exceptional young Americans. JROTC MEDALS The JROTC medal is awarded to a graduating JROTC student from each high school who has demonstrated academic excellence, dependability, good character, adherence to military discipline, leadership and a fundamental and patriotic understanding of the importance of the Reserve Officers Training Corps.