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Commendation for Chiron

Commendation for Chiron

Case Description: Chiron was recognized by Zeus and the council of the twelve Olympians for his outstanding service in the field of education. His work with young heroes such as Achilles, Jason, and Asclepius, the great physician, proved to be an invaluable service to mankind.

Case Status: Upon his death, the wise centaur was honored with a place among the stars.