Rank and Name, Seaman First Class James Donald Adams.
Unit/placed in, USS Scamp Submarine (SS-277), United States Naval Reserve.
James was born on Sep. 15, 1916 in Nokomis, Buena Vista County, Iowa.
Father, Arthur H. Adams.
Mother, Christina (Snell) Adams.
Sister, Arlene A. Adams.
Wife. Doris H. Adams.
James entered the Service from California with service number # 8793943.
James D. Adams rank/duty was a Seaman First Class in the United States Naval Reserve.
James D. Adams was Killed in Action when the Sub was probably sunk by a mine off the Tokyo Bay coast, on Nov 16, 1944, and he is honored with a Purple Heart, Good Combat Ribbon, Good Conduct Medal, Expeditionary Medal, American Campaign Medal, Navy & Marine Presidential Unit Citation, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal, WW II Victory Medal.
And he is mentioned/buried at Honolulu Memorial, Honolulu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, USA.
Courts of the Missing.
Thanks to http://www.oneternalpatrol.com/uss-scamp-277.htm
Jean Louis Vijgen, ww2-Pacific.com ww2-europe.com
Air Force Info, Rolland Swank.
ABMC Website, https://abmc.gov
Marines Info, https://missingmarines.com/ Geoffrey Roecker
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POW Info, http://www.mansell.com Dwight Rider and Wes injerd.
Philippine Info, http://www.philippine-scouts.org/ Robert Capistrano
Navy Seal Memorial, http://www.navysealmemorials.com
Family Info, https://www.familysearch.org
Medals Info, https://www.honorstates.org
Medals Forum, https://www.usmilitariaforum.com/
Find a Grave, https://www.findagrave.com
Tank Destroyers, http://www.bensavelkoul.nl/
WordPress en/of Wooncommerce oplossingen, https://www.siteklusjes.nl/
Military Recovery, https://www.dpaa.mil/