Virginia Heroes

Burr McBride Willey

Lieutenant Colonel, Army

Hometown: Richmond City
Served In: Vietnam
Casualty Date: June 19, 1972
Died In: Can Loc, South Vietnam
Awards: Bronze Star Medal, Commendation Medal, Korean Service Medal, Legion of Merit, National Defense Service Medal, Occupation Medal, Purple Heart, Republic of Vietnam Campaign Medal, Silver Star, Vietnam Service Medal

Served with the Advisory Team 51. He and his faithful companion, Moose, were killed by a direct hit from enemy rockets.

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