Virginia Heroes

Morris Admiral Shaw

Private, Army

Born: March 10, 1925
Hometown: Portsmouth, VA
Served In: World War II
Casualty Date: September 25, 1944
Died In: Corsica

Private Shaw served with the 2036th Quartermaster Truck Company. Sadly, just a few days before his death, his mother had received her Christmas gift from him. He is buried in Lincoln Memorial Cemetery, Portsmouth, Virginia. Before the war, he attended Mt. Hermon School and Our Lady of Victory Catholic School.

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