Virginia Heroes

James Chadwell Slemp

Sergeant First Class, Army

Born: May 22, 1929
Hometown: Wise County, Virginia
Served In: Korea
Casualty Date: March 29, 1951
Died In: Republic of Korea
Awards: Purple Heart, Korean Service Medal

Sergeant First Class Slemp served with G Company, 2nd Battalion, 35th Infantry Regiment, 25th Infantry Division.

He is buried in the McGruder Slemp Cemetery, Wise County, Virginia.

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