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Dexter Snow Wohlford, Jr.

Sergeant, Army

Born: July 25, 1917
Hometown: Roanoke City
Casualty Date: October 19, 1944
Died In: Apennine Mountains north of Florence, Italy
Awards: Purple Heart

Sergeant Wohlford served with the 133rd Infantry Regiment, 34th Infantry Division. He is buried in Florence American Cemetery, Impruneta, Italy. He was a 1936 graduate of Jefferson High School. Before the war, he was employed by Lindsey Robinson and Company, Inc.

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