Virginia Heroes

Layton Osbon Wood, Jr.

Private First Class, Army

Born: May 20, 1924
Hometown: Albemarle County, VA
Served In: World War II
Casualty Date: February 15, 1945
Died In: Luzon, Philippine Islands
Awards: Purple Heart

Private First Class Wood served with the 151st Infantry Regiment, 38th Infantry Division, “The Avengers of Bataan.”

He is buried in Manila American Cemetery, Philippines.

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