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Joseph Shelton Dalton

Private First Class, Army

Born: December 9, 1920
Hometown: Shenandoah, VA
Served In: World War II
Casualty Date: November 1, 1944
Died In: Derbamont, Lorraine, France
Awards: Purple Heart

Private First Class Dalton served with the 30th Infantry Regiment, 3rd Infantry Division. He is buried in Epinal American Cemetery in Arches, Vosges, France. Before the war, he was employed by the Walton Brothers.

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