Virginia Heroes

Thomas Melvin Harper

Private, Army

Born: May 11, 1931
Hometown: Brunswick County
Entered: September 4, 1951
Served In: Korea
Casualty Date: April 9, 1952
Died In: North Korea
Awards: Purple Heart

Private Harper served with Company E, 35th Infantry Regiment, 25th Infantry Division.

He is buried in Oak Grove Baptist Church Cemetery, Cochran, Virginia.

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