Alva James Moorfield

Alva James Moorfield

Birth
Newport News, Newport News City, Virginia, USA
Death 12 May 1945 (aged 25)
Okinawa, Japan
Burial Hampton, Hampton City, Virginia, USA
Plot Section F (New) Site 800
Memorial ID 59757553 View Source
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Alva James Moorfield was a Gunners Mate in the Navy and was killed in action in the battle of Okinawa. After the war his body was returned to the United States. He was buried at the same time as his brother Charles Watson Moorfield who was killed a month later. They are buried side by side at Hampton National Cemetery, Hampton, Virginia