PERSONALIA
 
Name:  James, Wilbur E.
Date of birth: Unknown
Date of death:  December 24th, 1944 (Belgium)
Nationality:  American
     
COMBAT INFANTRYMAN BADGE
Rank: Private 1st Class
Unit: Headquarters Company, 1st Battalion, 508th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 82nd Airborne Division "All-American", U.S. Army
 
     
PURPLE HEART
Rank: Corporal
Unit: Headquarters Company, 1st Battalion, 508th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 82nd Airborne Division "All-American", U.S. Army
Action: Killed In Action.
Details: Posthumously awarded.
 
 
 
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Information source(s):   - NORDYKE, P., Put Us Down In Hell, Historic Ventures, LLC, Lexington, United States, 2012.
- 508th Parachute Infantry Regiment.org
- WW2-Airborne.us
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