Virginia Heroes

Ruey Seldon Owens

Sergeant, Army

Hometown: Dickenson County, VA
Served In: World War II
Casualty Date: December 22, 1944
Died In: near Iwo Jima
Awards: Air Medal, Purple Heart

Served with the 870th Bombardment Squadron, 497th Bombardment Group, 20th Air Force on a B-29 Superfortress.

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