Virginia Heroes

Burnell Bonner Hodge

Shipfitter Third Class, Navy

Born: September 29, 1920
Hometown: Bath County, Virginia
Entered: December 9, 1941
Served In: World War II
Casualty Date: November 13, 1942
Died In: Pacific
Awards: Purple Heart

Shipfitter Third Class Hodge served aboard the USS Juneau CL-52. The ship was sunk by the Japanese. 687 crew members were lost.

His name is listed on the Tablets of the Missing at Manila American Cemetery Manila, Philippines.

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