Virginia Heroes

Clarence Adams, III

Specialist, Army

Born: September 6, 1976
Hometown: Richmond, Virginia
Served In: Middle East
Casualty Date: September 7, 2004
Died In: Baghdad, Iraq
Awards: Bronze Star Medal, Purple Heart

Specialist Adams served with the 91st Engineer Battalion, 1st Cavalry Division, Fort Hood, Texas. He was killed when the vehicle he was in hit a roadside bomb.

He attended Virginia Union University on a partial athletic scholarship.

He is buried in Oakwood Cemetery, Richmond, Virginia.

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