Virginia Heroes

James Harvey Almond, Jr.

Private First Class, Marine Corps

Born: November 27, 1923
Hometown: Staunton City, VA
Served In: World War II
Casualty Date: May 8, 1944
Died In: Pacific

Private First Class Almond enlisted in the Marine Corps in August, 1943, and trained at New River, N. C. and Parris Island, S. C.

He is buried in Hampton National Cemetery, Hampton, Virginia.

Before the war, he was employed by the Maryland Dry Dock Company.

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