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RICHMOND Virginia Public Safety Foundation announced an additional 11 Virginia heroes to be honored at the Commonwealth Public Safety Memorial upon its completion, including Deputy Sheriff Billy Ray Grimsley of Portsmouth.

Now totaling 843 names of men and women who have died in the line of duty, the roster will be engraved on the memorial when it is constructed at Capitol Square in Richmond this year.

The roster of 11 names released today is comprised of men killed in the line of duty in 2012 and 2013, as well as cases that were still being researched at the time of the release of the initial roster in December 2012 and three subsequent rosters released in March, May, and August 2013.

'Each time we update this roster of heroes, I am reminded of the importance of fulfilling our pledge to complete construction of the Commonwealth Public Safety Memorial this year,' said Paula Miller, VPSF President and Public Information Officer for Norfolk Sheriff's Office. 'Our hearts go out to the families of these men; we hope that they find some solace in our pledge to ensure their loved ones' sacrifice is never forgotten.'

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List of most recent honorees:

William Armstrong 6/25/1847
Hampshire County Sheriff's Office

Nicholas Walsh 8/21/1854
Richmond Department of Fire & EMS

John Minetree, Jr. 7/20/1881
Petersburg Bureau of Police

James L. Hodges 7/12/1932
Virginia ABC

Edward E. Carroll, Jr. 6/23/1967
Richmond Department of Fire & EMS

Lawrence Edward Caracofe 6/21/1979
Bridgewater Volunteer Fire Department

Andrew David Fox 10/5/2012
Virginia State Police

Chris Yung 12/31/2012
Prince William County Police Department

Billy Ray Grimsley 2/4/2013
Portsmouth Sheriff's Office

Joe Perkins 2/13/2013
Danville Fire Department

Junius A. Walker 3/7/2013
Virginia State Police

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