Transylvanians In College
Cadet Thomas Robert Ellenberger of Brevard, has been selected for the 2009 Summerall Guards, a silent drill platoon at The Citadel, The Military College of South Carolina. The unit's first performance was March 15 during Corps Day activities.
Corps Day Weekend is the anniversary of the college's opening. This year The Citadel celebrates 165 years.
The Summerall Guards exemplify the skill and precision of military education. Its 61 members and two alternates are rising seniors that have earned a place on the platoon through rigid competition each spring. Guard members are selecte...