Alan Sheffield Stroud’s high school photograph. He attended the all-black Cooper High School in Clayton, NC.
Alan Sheffield Stroud’s high school photograph. He attended the all-black Cooper High School in Clayton, NC. Courtesy of Dora Ann Burnette Stroud
Alan Sheffield Stroud’s high school photograph. He attended the all-black Cooper High School in Clayton, NC. Courtesy of Dora Ann Burnette Stroud

He died in Vietnam the day before he turned 21. Now he’s being honored.

November 09, 2017 03:43 PM