Basil L. Plumley

 

 

Age: 92

 

Summary: career soldier whose exploits as a U.S. Army infantryman were portrayed in a book and the 2002 movie We Were Soldiers, but who had also fought in World War II, the Korean War, and Vietnam.

 

 

Cause of Death: Cancer

 

Born: January 1, 1920

 

Died: October 10, 2012

 

Location: Columbus, Georgia