Virginia Heroes

James Beverly Daniel

Staff Sergeant, Army

Born: April 27, 1919
Hometown: Charlottesville
Entered: May 3, 1941
Served In: World War II
Casualty Date: July 12, 1944
Died In: France
Awards: Purple Heart

Staff Sergeant Daniel served with G Company, Second Brigade, 116th Infantry Regiment, 29th Infantry Division. He was killed during the Battle of Saint-Lo, France.

He was a 1940 graduate of Lane High School in Charlottesville, Virginia.

He is buried in Riverview Cemetery, Charlottesville, Virginia.

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