Virginia Heroes

Stewart Lee Whitley

Corporal, Army

Born: February 26, 1922
Hometown: Scott County, VA
Served In: World War II
Casualty Date: May 30, 1944
Died In: near Rome, Italy
Awards: Purple Heart

Corporal Whitley served with Company I, 179th Infantry Regiment, 45th Infantry Division.

He is buried in Oak Glen Cemetery, Scott County, Virginia.

Before the war, he was employed by Tennessee Eastman Chemical Company.

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