Martin County Veterans Memorial www.mcvm.org
BIOGRAPHY: Jim achieved the rank E4 Airman First class/Sarg. He did his basic training at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio, Texas. He did his specialty training Sheppard Air Force in Wichita Falls, Texas. Jim specialized in accounting and finance. He had duty station at Headquarters 49th Tactical Fighter Wing, 49th Combat Support Group in Spangahelm Air Force Base, Germany. Jim received the A.F. Good Conduct Medal and the A.F. Small Arms Marksmanship Certificate. Jim has been a member of Fairmont American Legion Post 36 since 1969 and has been Post Finance Officer. He helped start the Martin County Veterans Memorial Committee and has been its Chairman.
YEARS OF SERVICE: 1963-1967
BRANCH OF SERVICE: U.S. Air Force