Virginia Heroes

Fred Wilson Goad

Staff Sergeant, Army

Born: October 9, 1913
Hometown: Grayson County, VA
Entered: April 18, 1941
Served In: World War II
Casualty Date: June 6, 1944
Died In: Normandy, France
Awards: Purple Heart

SSG Goad served with 116th Infantry Regiment, 29th Infantry Division. He is buried in St. Laurent, France. Before the war, he was employed by Appalachian Power.

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