Charlie Daniels Receives VFW’s Hall of Fame Award

Charlie Daniels was presented the Veterans of Foreign War’s Hall of Fame award during the organization’s 107th annual national convention in Reno, Nev. Daniels was honored for his 35-year commitment to entertaining U.S. troops, including recent performances in Korea, Bosnia, Kosovo, Afghanistan and Iraq. Immediately after receiving the award on Aug. 28, Daniels donated his $5,000 honorarium to a Texas home for severely handicapped children.