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Albert Carter Blackmon

First Lieutenant, Army

Born: July 26, 1920
Hometown: Hopewell, VA
Served In: World War II
Casualty Date: April 10, 1946
Died In: Italy

First Lieutenant Blackmon served with the 488th Port Battalion. Prior to entering the service in March 1943, LT Blackmon had been studying electrical engineering at Virginia Polytechnic Institute. He had also served on the front combat lines after arriving in Italy in November 1944. He is buried in Arlington National Cemetery.

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