Virginia Heroes

Thomas W. King

Corporal, Army

Hometown: Hopewell
Casualty Date: March 16, 1951
Died In: Republic of Korea

CPL King was assigned to the 5th Cavalry Regiment, 1st Cavalry Division near the front lines in a light weapons infantry combat position. Just three days after engaging in combat, Thomas was killed on March 16, 1951 by enemy fire.

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