Virginia Heroes

Oscar Cleveland Hicks

Private, Army

Born: May 8, 1925
Hometown: Louisa County, VA
Served In: World War II
Casualty Date: January 23, 1945
Died In: Kaltonhouse, France
Awards: Purple Heart

Private Hicks served with Company A, 314th Infantry Regiment, 79th Infantry Division.

Before the war, he was employed by the Virginia Dairy Company.

He is buried in the Hicks-Toler Family Cemetery, Route 617, Hanover County, Virginia.

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