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James Baxter Lucy

  • Birth 14 Aug 1909 Guinea, Caroline County, Virginia, USA
  • Death 15 Mar 1971 At Sea
  • Burial Bowling Green, Caroline County, Virginia, USA
  • Memorial ID 5000975

Born in Guinea, Caroline County,Virginia,second son of Vernon D and Pearl Morton Lucy.

Attended public school in Hanover county,Washington,DC and Caroline county.
Graduate of Mica High School,Caroline county in 1926 and in 1931(entered 1927} from the College of William and Mary.
In the summer of 1930 he worked in a bank in Washington,DC.
Moved to New York right after gradauting from William and Mary.
Member of Phi Delta Gamma and Sigma Nu.
Editor-in-chief of the Flat Hat.

Major,Army Air Corps,World War II.,1941-1944.
Stationed in California,Hunter Army Airfield,Savannah, Georgia and Warner Robins Air Logistics Center,Georgia,Chief Officers' Br Military Personnel Section, Headquarters WRASC.
Honorable discharged some time after June 1944.

Attended Cornell University,New York.
A Placement Specialist in Advertising and Publishing.
In business with Robert Smith Hausner at 343 Madison Ave in 1940 and living in Mount Vernon, Westchester, New York.
Joined the June Hall Placement Agency as manager of the creative department in November 1961.
Married Ruth C Denman of Mount Vernon,New York.
Died off the coast of China while on a cruise.

By Paula Lucy Delosh

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  • Created by: PL
  • Added: 21 Apr 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 5000975
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  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for James Baxter Lucy (14 Aug 1909–15 Mar 1971), Find A Grave Memorial no. 5000975, citing Lakewood Cemetery, Bowling Green, Caroline County, Virginia, USA ; Maintained by PL (contributor 520674) .