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Pvt James Glenn Needham
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Birth: Jul. 26, 1924
Death: Aug. 29, 1944, Italy

Pvt. J. G. Needham

The body of Pvt. James Glenn Needham, son of Mr. and Mrs. W. S. Needham, will arrive in Appalachia Thursday at 5:45 a.m. Pvt. Needham, who was 20 at the time of his death, entered the service September 29, 1943 went overseas in March, 1944, and was wounded near Leghorn, Italy on August 29, 1944. He was attached to Company B, 14th Armored Division. Pvt. Needham was reared in Roda, Virginia. In addition to his father and mother he is survived by four brothers, Carroll, Leonard, Paul and Samuel, all of Roda; five sisters, Mary Lee, Yvonne, Barbara Jean, Elizabeth and Mrs. Gertrude Ball, all of Roda; and his maternal grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. L. E. Carter, Glanmorgan, Va. The body will be taken to the Roy Green Funeral Home. Funeral arrangements are incomplete. (The Kingsport News, Kingsport, TN, Wednesday, December 8, 1948, p. 12, Col. 2) 
 
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JAMES G NEEDHAM
VIRGINIA
PVT 14 ARMD INF
WORLD WAR II
JULY 26 1924 - AUG 29 1944
 
Burial:
Glencoe Cemetery
Big Stone Gap
Wise County
Virginia, USA
 
Created by: mokennehan
Record added: Nov 20, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 80757339
Pvt James Glenn Needham
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 Added: Nov. 20, 2011
 
 
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