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James Donald Adams

James Donald Adams

 Purple Heart

Rank/Rate Seaman, First Class
Service Number 879 39 43
Birth Date September 15, 1916
From Santa Ana, California
Decorations Purple Heart
Submarine USS Scamp (SS-277)
Loss Date November 16, 1944
Location Off Inubo Saki near Tokyo Bay
Circumstances Sunk by a mine
Remarks James was born in Alta, Iowa.

Photo courtesy of Robert Holmes, cousin, via Darel Burns.  Information courtesy of Paul W. Wittmer.

 

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