Entries by Dana Morgan

Scroll of Honor – Steele Roy Patterson

After the Battle Written by: Kelly Durham Steele Roy Patterson of Seneca was a busy cadet, engaged in a variety of pursuits. He was a cadet first lieutenant his senior year, assigned to Company L in 3rd Battalion.  He had completed ROTC Camp that summer along with many of the other boys from his class […]

Scroll of Honor – John Harold Lightsey ’40

A Speck in the Ocean Written by: Kelly Durham It’s just a speck on the map, a tiny dot of green contrasting with the blue expanse of the vast Pacific Ocean, but in 1944, the little island of Angaur’s location, north of New Guinea and east of the Philippines, made it valuable real estate.  General […]

Scroll of Honor – John Adam Simpson

On the Way Over There John Adam Simpson came to Clemson College in 1912 when both he and the school were still young.  “Simp” had grown up in Chester County, attending the public schools in Richburg.  He majored in agriculture and was a member of the Calhoun Literary Society, the YMCA, Agriculture Club, and the […]

Scroll of Honor – Gus Groce

Accidents Written by Kelly Durham By the beginning of his senior year, Gus Groce must have known that his choices about how he would spend his immediate future were limited.  If he was lucky, he might get to pick the color he would wear, but he would almost certainly be wearing a uniform of the […]

2020 Tigers on Tour!

The Clemson Alumni Association, IPTAY and the Clemson Forever Fund are hitting the road for the ‘Tigers on Tour’ in California, August 9 – 12. We invite you to come out and see us at on e of our stops along the way from 6-8pm each evening: Friday, August 9: San Francisco | @ The […]