Virginia Heroes

Charles Rubean Phipps

Private, Army

Born: March 21, 1908
Hometown: Accomack County
Entered: April 10, 1944
Served In: World War II
Casualty Date: March 3, 1945
Died In: Italy
Awards: Purple Heart

Killed by shrapnel from a German mortar. He is buried in Mechanics Cemetery, Chincoteague, VA.

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