Virginia Heroes

Claude Junius Cook, Jr.

Private First Class, Army

Born: October 11, 1920
Hometown: Richmond City
Served In: World War II
Casualty Date: July 18, 1944
Died In: Italy

Private First Class Cook served with the 350th Infantry Regiment, 88th Infantry Division. He was shot in the head by a sniper and died two days later. Before the war, he was employed by DuPont.

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