Retired Army Col. Charles Stockell will be among 17 World War II veterans from across the Southeast to be inducted into France's National Order of the Legion of Honor during a ceremony this week at the Consul General of France in Atlanta.
Retired Army Col. Charles Stockell will be among 17 World War II veterans from across the Southeast to be inducted into France's National Order of the Legion of Honor during a ceremony this week at the Consul General of France in Atlanta. Jonathan Dyer/The Beaufort Gazette
Retired Army Col. Charles Stockell will be among 17 World War II veterans from across the Southeast to be inducted into France's National Order of the Legion of Honor during a ceremony this week at the Consul General of France in Atlanta. Jonathan Dyer/The Beaufort Gazette

World War II vet honored by France

January 09, 2012 12:35 AM