Virginia Heroes

James Lee Best

Private First Class, Army

Born: December 17, 1925
Hometown: Norfolk County
Served In: Korea
Casualty Date: September 2, 1950
Died In: Republic of Korea
Awards: Combat Infantryman Badge, Korean Service Medal, United Nations Korean Service Medal Ribbon, Republic of Korea Presidential Unit Citation

Private First Class Best served with K Company, 3rd Battalion, 21st Infantry Regiment, 24th Infantry Division.

He is buried in Riverside Memorial Park, Norfolk, Virginia.

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