Virginia Heroes

Owen Gilliam Jones

Staff Sergeant, Army

Born: December 18, 1921
Hometown: Staunton, VA
Entered: September 1, 1942
Served In: World War II
Casualty Date: January 30, 1944
Died In: North Sea
Awards: Air Medal, Purple Heart

SSG Jones served with the 445th Bomb Group, 701st Bomb Squadron. He attended Robert E. Lee High School and worked for DuPont before the war.

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