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Lieut James Vinton Collett
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Birth: Nov. 20, 1922
Elkins
Randolph County
West Virginia, USA
Death: Dec. 11, 1944
Mannheim
Mannheimer Stadtkreis
Baden-Württemberg, Germany

James served as a 1st Lt., 532nd Bomber Squadron, 381st Bomber Group, U.S. Army Air Force during World War II.

He resided in Prince George's County, Maryland prior to the war.

He enlisted in the Army on February 27, 1943 in Baltimore, Maryland. He was noted as being employed in the building of aircraft and also as Single, without dependents.

James was "Killed In Action" during the war and was awarded the Purple Heart.

He was originally interred overseas and was later repatriated here on December 17, 1948.

Service # O-722281 
 
Burial:
Arlington National Cemetery
Arlington
Arlington County
Virginia, USA
Plot: Section 11 Site 474-SH
 
Created by: Russ Pickett
Record added: Mar 08, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 106357385
Lieut James Vinton Collett
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Lieut James Vinton Collett
Added by: Paul Hays
 
Lieut James Vinton Collett
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Added by: James Seidelman
 
 
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1LT, 381 AAF BOMB GP WORLD WAR II
- ShaneO
 Added: Sep. 22, 2013

- Russ Pickett
 Added: Mar. 8, 2013

- Russ Pickett
 Added: Mar. 8, 2013
 
 
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