Virginia Heroes

James Lewis Brooks

Private First Class, Army

Born: October 7, 1921
Hometown: Campbell County, VA
Entered: February 3, 1941
Casualty Date: June 6, 1944

Private First Class Brooks served with Company B, 116th Infantry Regiment, 29th Division.

Before the war, he joined the Virginia National Guard and stayed with the 116th unit when it was federalized.


He is buried in Arlington National Cemetery.

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