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Henry Spiller Winston, III

Private First Class, Army

Hometown: Richmond City
Casualty Date: August 5, 1944
Died In: St Lo, France
Awards: Silver Star

Served with the 38th Infantry Regiment, 2nd Infantry Division; from reports “Suffering from shock and wounds and suffocation he refused to be evacuated for treatment, and insisted on proceeding to his commanding officer with captured documents which contained valuable information. Faithful unto death, he did his duty to the end.”; attended Hampden-Sydney College

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