Virginia Heroes

John Aubrey Connelly, III

Private First Class, Marine Corps

Hometown: Richmond City
Served In: World War II
Casualty Date: May 10, 1945
Died In: Okinawa

Private First Class Connelly served with Company C, 1st Battalion, 22nd Marines, 6th Marine Division. He is buried in Oakwood Cemetery, Richmond, Virginia. He attended John Marshall High School and was captain of F Company in the Corps of Cadets.

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