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James Edward "Jimmy" Hughes
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Birth: Oct. 13, 1933
Johnson City
Washington County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Mar. 13, 1966, Vietnam

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Staff Sergeant James Edward Hughes, United States Army.

James was assigned to Detachment A-302, 5th Special Forces Group (Airborne), III Corps, Mike Force, 1st Special Forces. His primary specialty was 05B4S, a Radio Operator and his tour of duty began on 18 June 1964. James was Killed in Action while engaged with the enemy during Operation Silver City, five miles north of Camp A-312, Xom Cat, Long Khanh Province, South Vietnam. He was 32 years old. James was awarded the Purple Heart, National Defense, Vietnam Service and Vietnam Campaign medals.

James is the son of Goodson Frazier Hughes and Alice Chapman.
Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens
Roanoke City
Virginia, USA
Plot: Garden of the Last Supper, Section 239, Lot D-3
Created by: Allen D. Jackson, USAF (...
Record added: Aug 23, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 75362986
James Edward Jimmy Hughes
Added by: Allen D. Jackson, USAF (Ret)
James Edward Jimmy Hughes
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