Virginia Heroes

Herbert Grooms Smith, Jr.

First Lieutenant, Marine Corps

Born: October 26, 1921
Hometown: Newport News
Served In: World War II
Casualty Date: March 15, 1945
Died In: Iwo Jima

First Lieutenant Smith graduated from Newport News High School, attended Randolph-Macon College and graduated from Washington & Lee University in January 1943.

He is buried in Greenlawn Memorial Park, Newport News, Virginia.

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