Sgt James Holmes

Sgt James Holmes

Death 25 Feb 1943 (aged 41)
Burial Arlington, Arlington County, Virginia, USA
Plot Sec: 13, Site: 193
Memorial ID 49206315 · View Source
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James, who resided at 929 Shallcross Avenue, Wilmington, Delaware, served as a Sergeant in the U.S. Army during World War II.

He enlisted in the Army on August 25, 1941, prior to the war, at Fort Bliss, El Paso, Texas. He was noted as being employed as a Skilled mechanic and as Single, without dependents.

James "Died While A POW" of the Japanese Army during the war. He was captured during the fall of Corregidor.

He had served in the Army for twenty years at the time of his death.

Service # 06053709

Son of Margaret W. Holmes.

( Bio by: Russ Pickett )


Gravesite Details Entered the service from Delaware

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  • Maintained by: Russ Pickett
  • Originally Created by: John C. Anderson
  • Added: 5 Mar 2010
  • Find a Grave Memorial 49206315
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Sgt James Holmes (11 Jul 1901–25 Feb 1943), Find a Grave Memorial no. 49206315, citing Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Arlington County, Virginia, USA ; Maintained by Russ Pickett (contributor 46575736) .