Virginia Heroes

James Hunter Jernigan

Staff Sergeant, Army

Born: September 4, 1911
Hometown: Portsmouth, VA
Served In: World War II
Casualty Date: December 6, 1944
Died In: Germany

Staff Sergeant Jernigan served with Company A, 330th Infantry Regiment, 83rd Infantry Division.

He attended Woodrow Wilson High School in Portsmouth, Virginia.

He is buried in Olive Branch Cemetery, Portsmouth, Virginia.

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