Virginia Heroes

George Rhea Land, Jr.

Second Lieutenant, Army

Born: July 3, 1917
Hometown: Norfolk City, Virginia
Served In: World War II
Casualty Date: April 2, 1943

Second Lieutenant Land served as a navigator on an A-20 Bomber with the 84th Bomb Squadron, 47th Bomb Group, Light.

He was a 1939 graduate of the Citadel.

He is buried in the North Africa American Cemetery, Tunis, Tunisia.

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