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William Madison Whitlock, Jr.

Sergeant, Army

Born: November 20, 1914
Hometown: Richmond City
Entered: April 3, 1942
Served In: World War II
Casualty Date: May 1, 1945
Died In: Okinawa
Awards: Purple Heart

Sergeant Whitlock served with Company F, 306th Infantry Regiment, 77th Infantry Division. He had previously participated in the battles of Guam, Leyte, and Ie.

He left behind his wife, Constance Whitlock. Before the war, he worked as an automobile serviceman for Dohrman’s Esso on Broad Street, Richmond, Virginia.

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