Byron Thomas, then 19 and a student at USCB Beaufort, holds a Confederate Flag in his dormitory room in 2011.
Byron Thomas, then 19 and a student at USCB Beaufort, holds a Confederate Flag in his dormitory room in 2011. Rachel Damgen, The Island Packet
Byron Thomas, then 19 and a student at USCB Beaufort, holds a Confederate Flag in his dormitory room in 2011. Rachel Damgen, The Island Packet

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