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Service Status
Not Specified
Last Rank
Seaman
NEC
MU-0000-Musician
Home Country
United States
MU-Musician


Location
United States
N/A
USS Fargo (CL-106)
USS Fargo (CL-106)
Rank
Seaman
NEC
MU-0000-Musician
Comments
Comments Pending
MU-Musician
1948 - 1950
Navy Unit Commendation (NUC)
Criteria
The Navy Unit Commendation may be awarded by the Secretary of the Navy to any unit of the Navy or Marine Corps that distinguishes itself by outstanding heroism in action against an enemy (but not suff... More
Description
2 March 1948 USS Fargo James' rate was listed as S1 (01090-21) He was awarded Navy Unit Commendation Ribbon this date by virtue of service in the USS Marcus Island (CVE-77) or her attached Air Squadro... More
1948
USS Marcus Island (CVE-77)
USS Marcus Island (CVE-77)
Rank
Seaman
NEC
MU-0000-Musician
Comments
Comments Pending
MU-Musician
1944 - 1948
Recruit Training (San Diego, CA)
School
Recruit Training (San Diego, CA)
1945
Philippine Liberation Medal
Criteria
The Philippine Liberation Medal was awarded for service in the liberation of the Philippines from October 17, 1944, to September 2, 1945. In order to qualify, one of the following provisions must be m... More
Description
Description Pending
1945
Philippine Liberation Medal
Criteria
The Philippine Liberation Medal was awarded for service in the liberation of the Philippines from October 17, 1944, to September 2, 1945. In order to qualify, one of the following provisions must be m... More
Description
James partcipated in the strike, initial seizure and occupation of Okinawa and other islands of the Ryukyu Retto (Nansei Shoto) during the period 21 March tp 29 April, inclusive, 1945. James is author... More
1945
Philippine Liberation Medal
Criteria
The Philippine Liberation Medal was awarded for service in the liberation of the Philippines from October 17, 1944, to September 2, 1945. In order to qualify, one of the following provisions must be m... More
Description
Description Pending
1945
Battle of Mindanao
Description
The campaign for Mindanao posed the greatest challenge for the liberating American forces, primarily for three reasons: the island's inhospitable geography; the extended Japanese defenses; and the str... More
1945 - 1945
Battle of Bataan, Recapture
Description
Part of the campaign for the liberation of the Philippines
1945 - 1945
Okinawa Gunto Operation
Description
The Battle of Okinawa, codenamed Operation Iceberg. was fought on the Ryukyu Islands of Okinawa and was the largest amphibious assault in the Pacific War of World War II. The 82-day-long battle lasted... More
1945 - 1945
Battle of Leyte Gulf
Description
The Battle of Leyte Gulf, also called the Battles for Leyte Gulf, and formerly known as the Second Battle of the Philippine Sea, is generally considered to be the largest naval battle of World War II ... More
1944 - 1944
Battle of Peleliu
Description
The Battle of Peleliu, codenamed Operation Stalemate II, was fought between the United States and the Empire of Japan in the Pacific Theater of World War II, from September–November 1944 on the island... More
1944 - 1944
Battle of Mindoro
Description
The Battle of Mindoro was a battle in World War II between forces of the United States and Japan, in Mindoro Island in the central Philippines, from 13–16 December 1944, during the Philippines campaig... More
1944 - 1944

 
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