Virginia Heroes

Leonard Fred Dearing

Private, Army

Born: May 4, 1911
Hometown: Richmond City, VA
Served In: World War II
Casualty Date: June 6, 1944
Died In: Normandy, France
Awards: Purple Heart

Private Dearing served with the 116th Infantry Regiment, 29th Infantry Division. He was killed in action during the D-Day invasion. He was employed by Kingan & Co. before he enlisted.

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