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S1C James Roy Williams

  • Birth unknown Maryland, USA
  • Death 3 Mar 1943 At Sea
  • Burial Coton, South Cambridgeshire District, Cambridgeshire, England
  • Plot Tablets of the Missing
  • Memorial ID 56295590

Son of Emory Dee Williams who resided in Baltimore, Maryland during the war.

James served as a Seaman, First Class, and Armed Guard on the merchant ship S.S. Meriwether Lewis, U.S. Navy during World War II.

He resided in Kentucky prior to the war.

James was declared "Missing In Action" when the Meriwether Lewis was torpedoed by German Submarine U-634 in the Atlantic during the war. He was awarded a Purple Heart.

Service # 6341168

( Bio by: Russell S. "Russ" Pickett )





  • Created by: CWGC/ABMC
  • Added: 7 Aug 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 56295590
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for S1C James Roy Williams (unknown–3 Mar 1943), Find A Grave Memorial no. 56295590, citing Cambridge American Cemetery and Memorial, Coton, South Cambridgeshire District, Cambridgeshire, England ; Maintained by CWGC/ABMC (contributor 6) .