Virginia Heroes

Edward McGuire Gordon

Lieutenant Commander, Navy

Hometown: Richmond City, Virginia
Served In: World War II
Casualty Date: August 18, 1944
Died In: Pacific

Lieutenant Commander Gordon is buried in the Manila American Cemetery, Philippines.

He attended St. Paul’s School in Concord, New Hampshire and was a 1940 graduate of Yale University. Before the war, he was employed as an investment banker and was a member of the Naval Reserve.

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