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Memorial Day at Catawba Island Club Featured

General Solo's unit in Afghanistan were called the "Red Tails" after the famed World War II Tuskegee Airmen. General Solo got an opportunity to meet an original Red Tail, Harold Brown of Catawba. General Solo's unit in Afghanistan were called the "Red Tails" after the famed World War II Tuskegee Airmen. General Solo got an opportunity to meet an original Red Tail, Harold Brown of Catawba.

Retired Maj. General Mark Solo, a college roommate of CIC Manager Mike Schenk, gave a stirring address during the Memorial Day ceremony there on Sunday. Gen.Solo spoke about his shortest speeches, given to the mother and the widow of individuals under his command. One was a training instructor in Afghanistan who was murdered by the Afghan pilot he was training to fly.

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