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Ernest Leroy Pollard, Jr.

Lieutenant, Army

Born: November 17, 1917
Hometown: Richmond City
Served In: World War II
Casualty Date: November 24, 1943
Died In: St. Omer, Longuenesse, France

LT Pollard served with the 454th Bomb Squadron, 323rd Bomb Group. He is buried in Richmond National Cemetery. Before entering the service, he had graduated from McGuire’s University School and was employed by the American Tobacco Company.

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