Virginia Heroes

John Wesley Clarke, Sr.

Private, Army

Born: September 14, 1916
Hometown: Richmond City
Entered: February 14, 1944
Served In: World War II
Casualty Date: November 14, 1944
Died In: near Perange, France
Awards: Purple Heart

Private Clarke served with Company B, 134th Infantry Regiment, 35th Infantry Division. He is buried in Riverview Cemetery, Richmond, Virginia. Before the war, he was employed by the Sanitary Grocery Company.

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