Virginia Heroes

Ward Maston Shortt

Private First Class, Army

Hometown: Floyd County, VA
Casualty Date: September 18, 1944
Died In: Stolberg, Germany
Awards: Purple Heart, Silver Star

Private First Class Shortt served with Company B, 16th Infantry Regiment, 1st Division.

Before the war, Ward worked for the Virginia Department of Highways in Floyd County, Virginia.

He is buried in County Line Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery, Floyd, Virginia.

View More Heroes