Virginia Heroes

Derwood Murman Basham

Sergeant, Army

Born: January 19, 1920
Hometown: Roanoke County
Entered: August 1, 1942
Served In: World War II
Casualty Date: October 13, 1944

Sergeant Basham served with the 36th AAF Troop Carrier Squadron, 316th Troop Carrier Group. He is buried in Sherwood Cemetery, Roanoke, Virginia.

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