Carolyn M. Pilaar

Carolyn M. Pilaar

1997 Carolyn Pilaar is an outstanding aviator and, over the years, she has achieved goals that others only dream about. Pilaar became interested in aviation while attending Western Michigan University. She received her private pilot’s license in the college flying...
Carroll Joye

Carroll Joye

2003 A Bamberg native, Carroll Joye entered the U.S. Force in 1957 and retired 22 years later as a Senior Master Sergeant. His foreign tours of duty included Germany, North Africa, Italy, Greenland, Southeast Asia-Vietnam, Thailand and Spain. Tours of duty in the...

Charles Dickerson

  2017 Charles “Charlie” Dickerson Sr was born in Hartsville in 1950. He lived his entire life in South Carolina, except when he was on active duty as a U.S Army helicopter pilot serving in Vietnam. After Vietnam Charlie worked as a ramp agent at the Columbia...
Charles Moss Duke, Jr.

Charles Moss Duke, Jr.

1994 Charles Duke, Jr. attended High School in Lancaster and graduated from Admiral Farragut Academy in St. Petersburg, Florida. He then went on to graduate from the US Naval Academy in Annapolis, MD along with earning a master’s in Aeronautics and Astronautics from...
Colgate “Coke” Darden

Colgate “Coke” Darden

1996 A native of Norfolk, Va., Darden graduated from Deerfield Academy in Massachusetts. He earned a bachelor’s degree from the University of Virginia in 1953, a master’s in physics from the University of Virginia in 1954 and a PhD in nuclear physics from M.I.T. in...
Cyrus Robert “Buck” Moss

Cyrus Robert “Buck” Moss

1993 As a child, Buck Moss made his own model airplanes, and by 1932, he had soloed in an OX-Waco 9. In 1934, he earned his aircraft mechanic certificate. An original barnstormer, he offered rides for small fees, participated in air racing, banner towing and stunt...