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TCF Board Member Receives Prestigious S.C. Award

Colonel W. Thomas McQueeney, '74, a member of The Citadel Foundation's Board of Directors and The Citadel Board of Visitotrs, was awarded the Order of the Palmetto, South Carolina's most prestigious honor bestowed upon a civilian, during The Citadel's military dress parade on Friday, September 11. The award recognizes Colonel McQueeney's lifetime of extraordinary service to the people and the state of South Carolina. 

Gov. Mark Sanford presented McQueeney with the Order of the Palmetto Award, noting that "his kind of generosity is virtually unequalled.”    << view article >>