Virginia Heroes

Howard Early Walker

Staff Sergeant, Army

Born: August 4, 1917
Hometown: Lynchburg
Entered: July 18, 1942
Served In: World War II
Casualty Date: October 10, 1943
Died In: Europe
Awards: Purple Heart, Air Medal

Staff Sergeant Walker served with the 549th Bombardment Squadron, 385th Bombardment Group, 8th Air Force.

Before the war, he was employed by the Consolidated Textile Company, Lynchburg, Virginia.

He is buried in Netherlands American Cemetery, Margraten, Netherlands.

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