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Remains of WWII pilot receive honorable welcome

WWII pilot Capt. Albert Schlegel's remains arrived Monday, March 27, 2017 at a cargo bay at the Savannah Hilton Head International Airport with a heroes welcome after spending more than 70 years in an American cemetery in France. His only living relative, Callawassie Island, S.C. resident and nephew, Perry Nuhn, his wife, several veterans and the media were on hand to document the arrival. On Thursday, he will be buried with full military honors at Beaufort National Cemetery.

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Norman Howard

Norman Howard, 83, of the Mary Jenkins community of St. Helena Island and husband of Pat Moultrie Howard, died Wednesday, March 2, 2016, at Beaufort Memorial Hospital.

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Harold Albergottie

Harold Albergottie, 57, of the Garden Corner community and husband of Yun Albergottie, died Wednesday, March 2, 2016, at the VA Medical Center in Charleston.

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Loring Stone

Retired Marine Corps Master Gunnery Sgt. Loring “Stoney” Putnam Stone, 74, of Beaufort and widower of Eva Margaret “Peggy” Stone, died Sunday, Feb. 21, 2016, at Beaufort Memorial Hospital.

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Barbara Bernard

Barbara Jenkins Bernard, 60, of the Indian Hill community of St. Helena Island and wife of Eric Bernard, died Thursday, Feb. 18, 2016, at his residence.

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Victoria Howell

Victoria Howell, 77, of the Low Bottom community of Ridgeland and the daughter of Nellie Fripp-Young, died on Saturday, Feb. 20, 2016, in Philadelphia, Pa.

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Lamar Green

Lamar Green, of Camden, Ala., and the brother and brother-in-law of Donald and Ethanell Green of the Island Tank Community of Gray’s Hill, died Tuesday, Feb. 16, 2016.

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Mary Cone

Mary Frances Batten Cone, 96, of Bluffton and a former resident of Estill, died on Friday, Feb. 19, 2016 at her residence.

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William Brown

William James Brown, 79, a native of Sheldon and father of Yvette Brown and brother of Rose White of Sheldon, died Saturday, Feb. 20, 2016, at the Atlanta home of his daughter, Renee’ Pollock.

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Remains of WWII pilot receive honorable welcome

WWII pilot Capt. Albert Schlegel's remains arrived Monday, March 27, 2017 at a cargo bay at the Savannah Hilton Head International Airport with a heroes welcome after spending more than 70 years in an American cemetery in France. His only living relative, Callawassie Island, S.C. resident and nephew, Perry Nuhn, his wife, several veterans and the media were on hand to document the arrival. On Thursday, he will be buried with full military honors at Beaufort National Cemetery.
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