Virginia Heroes

Robert Woodrow Dameron

Private First Class, Army

Born: February 14, 1945
Hometown: Buena Vista
Served In: Vietnam
Casualty Date: May 4, 1968
Awards: National Defense Service Medal, Purple Heart, Republic of Vietnam Campaign Medal, Vietnam Service Medal

Private First Class Dameron served with Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 2nd Infantry, 2nd Battalion. He was killed by hostiles via an explosive device as he was driving a personnel carrier. Before the war, he was in the Boy Scouts and graduated from Parry McCluer High School in Buena Vista, Virginia.

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