Virginia Heroes

Jesse Willard Southworth

Technical Sergeant, Army

Born: November 11, 1919
Hometown: Caroline County, VA
Served In: World War II
Casualty Date: May 17, 1943
Died In: Europe

Served with the 450th Bomb Squadron, 322nd Bomb Group. He was a Radio Operator on B-26 # 41-18099 “Lorraine” that went down in the sea after being hit by enemy fighters. Attended Caroline County High School.

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