Virginia Heroes

James Alexander Thomas, Jr.

Technical Sergeant, Army

Born: February 21, 1915
Hometown: Staunton, VA
Served In: World War II
Casualty Date: March 29, 1944
Died In: near Bologna, Italy

Served with the 98th Bomb Group. B-24 was shot down near Bologna, Italy. Attended Staunton Military Academy and Hampden-Sydney College. He is buried in Arlington National Cemetery.

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