Virginia Heroes

Paul Turner Wilkinson

Private First Class, Army

Hometown: Campbell County
Served In: World War II
Casualty Date: June 16, 1944
Died In: Normandy, France
Awards: Bronze Star Medal, Purple Heart

Served with the 9th Infantry Regiment,2nd Infantry Division. He was killed by shrapnel from a German 88mm artillery shell. He is buried in US Military Cemetery Normandy, France.

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