Bobby Crocker was a star football player at Raleigh High School, now known as Broughton High School, before getting drafted into World War II. He left during halftime of his team's game against Wilson with the fans standing in silence. He didn't return.
Bobby Crocker was a star football player at Raleigh High School, now known as Broughton High School, before getting drafted into World War II. He left during halftime of his team's game against Wilson with the fans standing in silence. He didn't return. Courtesy of Susan Crocker
Bobby Crocker was a star football player at Raleigh High School, now known as Broughton High School, before getting drafted into World War II. He left during halftime of his team's game against Wilson with the fans standing in silence. He didn't return. Courtesy of Susan Crocker

This football star left his final game at halftime to go to war. He's one of 10 NC service members we remember.

May 22, 2018 04:05 PM