Virginia Heroes

Andrew George Book

Sergeant First Class, Army

Born: October 22, 1921
Hometown: Hopewell, Virginia
Served In: Korea
Casualty Date: September 3, 1950
Died In: Chindong-Ni, Korea
Awards: Bronze Star Medal, Purple Heart

Sergeant First Class Book served with the 5th Infantry Regiment, 25th Infantry Division. He previously served in the Philippines, North Africa and Sicily during World War II before serving in Korea. He is buried in City Point Cemetery, Hopewell, Virginia.

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