Dubois veteran honored at NASCAR race

From Herald Staff Reports

One local Dubois County veteran will be honored on a NASCAR driver’s car during this Sunday’s Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway.

David Moore, a native of Dubois, will have his name and title placed on the windshield of Chris Buescher’s No. 37 Chevrolet for JTG-Daugherty Racing.

Moore enlisted in the National Army Guard in 1986 and was a decorated soldier. He served three tours in Bosnia, Kuwait and Iraq for a total of 20 years with the Army National Guard.

He passed away on February 4, 2008 from complications after being exposed to chemicals while deployed.

Moore served in the US Army National Guard with the lead engineer for Chris Buescher on the No. 37 team, Brian Burns.

The race will be broadcast live on FOX at 6 p.m. Sunday evening.

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