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James Lester Newman

Private First Class, Army

Born: August 21, 1921
Hometown: Grayson County, VA
Entered: December 17, 1942
Served In: World War II
Casualty Date: November 7, 1944
Died In: Leyte, Philippine Islands

Before the war, PFC Newman was employed by Vaughan Furniture Company. He is buried in the Manila American Cemetery.

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