Virginia Heroes

Jack Shelton Brown

Corporal, Marine Corps

Hometown: Princess Anne County, VA
Served In: World War II
Casualty Date: July 8, 1944
Died In: Saipan

Corporal Brown served with Company G, 2nd Battalion, 24th Marine Regiment, 4th Marine Division.

His remains could not be retrieved at the time of his death. In 2021, an unidentified set of remains were disinterred and sent to the Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency laboratory and were confirmed to be Corporal Brown’s.

His name is etched in the Courts of the Missing, Honolulu Memorial, Honolulu, Hawaii.

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