Virginia Heroes

John Edward Fissel

Captain, Army

Born: February 6, 1912
Hometown: Newport News
Served In: World War II
Casualty Date: August 28, 1944

Captain Fissel served as a flight surgeon of the Medical Air Evaluation Transport Squadron.

He was a graduate of the University of Maryland and the School of Medicine. He completed an internship at Riverside Hospital in Newport News and went into practice for himself.


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