Virginia Heroes

Joe Henry Tarpley

Private, Army

Born: February 26, 1930
Hometown: Pittsylvania County
Entered: October 30, 1951
Casualty Date: June 14, 1952
Died In: North Korea
Awards: Purple Heart

Private Tarpley served with the 180th Infantry Regiment, 45th Infantry Division.

He is buried in Callands Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery, Chatham, Virginia.

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