Joseph Melbourne Lingle, Jr.
First Lieutenant, Army
Hometown: Hanover County
Served In: Vietnam
Casualty Date: April 25, 1967
Died In: Binh Duong Province, South Vietnam
Awards: Bronze Star Medal, Purple Heart
He served with Company C, 1st Battalion, 27th Infantry Regiment (Wolfhounds), 25th Infantry Division. Died 25 April 1967 of wounds received from fragments of a land mine. Attended Patrick Henry High School and the Virginia Military Institute. Joseph is buried at Hopeful Baptist Church Cemetery in Montpelier, Virginia.