James was the son Dr. James Arthur Norton and Edward (Robinson) Norton Sr. He was with the U.S. Army Air Corp
452nd Bomber Squadron, 322nd Bomber Group, Medium. He was awarded the Purple Heart. He also had a twin brother, U.S. Army 2LT Edward Robertson Norton who was KIA with his Twin brother on the same mission in a Martin B-26 Marauder
SERVICE NUMBER: O-792300
U.S. Army Air Corp 452nd Bomber Squadron, 322nd Bomber Group, Medium
Gravesite Details Entered the service from South Carolina.