Virginia Heroes

Emmett Edlee Morris

Corporal, Army

Born: July 2, 1914
Hometown: Charlottesville, Virginia
Served In: World War II
Casualty Date: December 7, 1941
Died In: Hickam Field, Hawaii
Awards: Purple Heart, Armed Forces Seal

Corporal Morris served with the Headquarters Squadron, 17th Air Base Group, Hickam Field. He was killed in action on December 7, 1941 during the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor, Hawaii.

 

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