VIDEO: Eliot Battle remembers

Wednesday, June 12, 2013 | 4:30 p.m. CDT; updated 5:03 p.m. CDT, Wednesday, June 12, 2013

In a video interview from April 17 with the Missourian, Eliot Battle discussed the changes in race relations he has seen in Columbia, the state and the nation.

Battle helped integrate Columbia Public Schools and was the first black faculty member at Hickman High School.

Battle died Tuesday night.