Virginia Heroes

Robert Linzy Nutty

Technical Sergeant, Army

Born: October 23, 1920
Hometown: Augusta County
Entered: August 27, 1942
Served In: World War II
Casualty Date: May 10, 1944
Died In: Wiener Neustadt, Austria
Awards: Air Medal, Purple Heart

Technical Sergeant Nutty served with the 775th Bomber Squadron, 463rd Bomber Group, 15th Air Force as a waist gunner on B-17 “Irish Orphans” when the plane was struck by enemy anti-aircraft flak.

He is buried in Thornrose Cemetery, Staunton, Virginia.

View More Heroes