COLUMBIA, SC: The SCSG Honor Guard was called on to send-off 1SG Thomas McLemore with full military honors at a ceremony on Fort Jackson Monday. The 24-year Army veteran of the Vietnam War earned several medals during his service, including the National Defense Service Medal; Army Commendation Medal; The Meritorious Unit Citation; Vietnam Campaign Medal; Combat Infantryman Badge; Bronze Star; Drill Sergeant Badge; Army Service Ribbon; and Overseas Service (4th Award).
SCSG Honor Guard volunteers stand ready to serve. Thirty-five SCSG members have signed up for Honor Guard training beginning in August with hopes of joining this elite unit. Plans for more training are underway and notification will be sent to all SCSG members #TrainedandReady [CPT Bailey].