Gov. McMaster honors historian who found remains of 19 African American Civil War soldiers


FOLLY BEACH — In 1987, just moments before bulldozers were about to plow a new road on the island, Charleston historian Robert Bohrn noticed something peculiar.  
Sticking out of the earth were the skeletal remains of 19 African American soldiers of the Union’s 55th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry.
If it weren’t for Bohrn’s watchful …..


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