Virginia Heroes

Walter Otis Gibson

Sergeant, Army

Born: March 30, 1922
Hometown: Charlottesville, VA
Entered: January 11, 1943
Served In: World War II
Casualty Date: October 8, 1944
Died In: France

Sergeant Gibson served with Company A, 318th Infantry Regiment. He had been wounded while serving with General George Patton’s Third Army and died of his wounds.

He attended Fork Union Military Academy and Virginia Episcopal School in Lynchburg.

He is buried in Arlington National Cemetery.

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