Virginia Heroes

Benjamin Robert Blackwell

Private, Army

Born: July 30, 1923
Hometown: Smyth County
Served In: Korea
Casualty Date: July 25, 1950
Died In: Yongdong, Republic of Korea

Private Blackwell served with F Company, 2nd Battalion, 5th Cavalry Regiment, 1st Cavalry Division.

He is buried in Knollkreg Memorial Park, Abingdon, Virginia.

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