Virginia Heroes

Harold Woodrow Funkhouser

Private First Class, Army

Born: November 19, 1923
Hometown: Shenandoah, Virginia
Entered: March 23, 1944
Served In: World War II
Casualty Date: October 29, 1944
Died In: near Austen, the Netherlands
Awards: Purple Heart

Private First Class Funkhouser served with the 23rd Infantry Battalion, 7th Armored Division. While undergoing heavy artillery and mortar fire, PFC Funkhouser was killed by a mortar shell.

He is buried in Henri-Chapelle American Cemetery, Belgium.

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