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Jesse Thomas Bailey, Jr.

Sergeant, Army

Born: February 25, 1930
Hometown: Portsmouth, VA
Served In: Korea, Vietnam
Casualty Date: February 2, 1966
Died In: South Vietnam

SGT Bailey served with Company B, 2nd Battalion, 502nd Infantry, 101st Airborne Division. He attended Woodrow Wilson High School for two years and got his high school degree after he joined the service. He is buried in Olive Branch Cemetery, Portsmouth, Virginia.

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