Virginia Heroes

Albert Carr Johnston

Private, Army

Born: March 9, 1917
Hometown: Giles County, VA
Entered: November 11, 1943
Served In: World War II
Casualty Date: July 4, 1944
Died In: near Florence, Italy
Awards: Purple Heart

Private Johnston served with the 6th Armored Regiment, 1st Armored Division. He is buried in Fairview Cemetery, Narrows, Virginia. Before the war, he was employed by the Celanese Corporation of America.

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