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Alwyn Berry Norvelle

Chief Storekeeper, Navy

Hometown: Albemarle County
Casualty Date: December 7, 1941
Died In: Pearl Harbor, Hawaii
Awards: Purple Heart

Killed in action on December 7, 1941, during the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor, Hawaii. He was awarded the Purple Heart posthumously. Stationed aboard the Battleship, U.S.S. California.

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