Virginia Heroes

James Maynard Bailey

Corporal, Army

Born: December 11, 1930
Hometown: Franklin County
Served In: Korea
Casualty Date: February 9, 1951
Died In: Republic of Korea
Awards: Purple Heart, National Defense Service Medal, United Nations Korean Service Medal Ribbon, Combat Infantryman Badge

Corporal Bailey served with C Company, 1st Battalion, 19th Infantry Regiment, 24th Infantry Division.

He was wounded in action on November 30, 1950 and returned to duty on December 29, 1950. He was killed in action on February 9, 1951.

He is buried in Doe Run Community Cemetery, Franklin County, Virginia.

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