James Vance was born on 16 May 1917, the son of Charles Barkley Vance and Harriet “Hattie” Luvernia Jones.
He Died non Battle 1 August 1942

Staff Sergeant
Air Corps, 15th Bomber Squadron, Light

S/Sgt Vance was captured on 7 May 1942 in the Southwest Pacific Theatre, Philippine Islands. He died as prisoner of war at PW Camp #3, Old Bilibid Prison Rizal Manila Philippines 14-121.

New Market Cemetery, New Market, Jefferson County, Tennessee, USA

  • Rank: Staff Sergeant
  • Date of birth:
  • 16 May 1917
  • Date of death: 1 August 1942
  • County: Jefferson
  • Service Branch: Army/Army Air Forces
  • Division/Assignment: Air Corps, 15th Bomber Squadron, Light
  • Theater: Pacific
  • Conflict: World War II
  • Burial/Memorial Location: New Market Cemetery, New Market, Jefferson County, TN
  • Location In Memorial: Pillar XII, Middle Panel
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