Virginia Heroes

Walter Altie Forren

Private First Class, Marine Corps

Hometown: Harrisonburg, VA
Entered: March 6, 1942
Served In: World War II
Missing In Action Date: November 20, 1943
Casualty Date: November 21, 1944
Died In: Tarawa, Gilbert Islands
Awards: Purple Heart

Private First Class Forren served with Company D, 2nd Marines, 2nd Marine Division.

His name is etched in the Courts of the Missing at the Honolulu Memorial, Honolulu, Hawaii.

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