Virginia Heroes

Clyde Thomas Atkins

Private, Army

Born: February 2, 1918
Hometown: Richmond City, VA
Served In: World War II
Casualty Date: November 29, 1944
Died In: Europe
Awards: Purple Heart

PVT Atkins served with the 179th Infantry Regiment, 45th Infantry Division. He is buried in U.S. Military Cemetery Epinal, France. Before the war, he worked for Richmond Cold Storage.

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