Virginia Heroes

Luther Marshall Brizendine

Private First Class, Army

Born: June 5, 1919
Hometown: Craig County
Served In: World War II
Casualty Date: November 19, 1944
Died In: Setterich, Germany
Awards: Bronze Star Medal, Purple Heart

Private First Class Brizendine served with the 116th Infantry Regiment, 29th Division. His brother, Clyde Bertrand Brizendine, was also killed in action and is buried beside him in the Netherlands American Cemetery, Margraten, the Netherlands.

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