Virginia Heroes

Charles Everett Farris

Private, Army

Born: February 13, 1917
Hometown: Pulaski County, VA
Entered: July 19, 1943
Served In: World War II
Casualty Date: October 2, 1944
Died In: Belgium
Awards: Purple Heart

Private Farris served with the 48th Infantry Battalion, 7th Armored Division. He is buried in Henri-Chapelle American Cemetery, Belgium. Before the war, he worked on his family’s dairy farm.

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