1943 — Africa
PAGE ONE James was born in Illinois 2 Oct. 1916. He enlisted in Chicago, Ill. 28 Feb. 1941, and qualified for Radio School, aerial Gunnery and was assigned to the 447th Bomb Squad, B-25 Mitchells.
Jimmie was a Radio/Gunner in WW II, flew Combat Missions out of Africa with the 321st Bomb Group, the 447th Bomb Squadron,
Radio/Gunner on the "B-25 Mitchell Medium Bomber "SNAFU #41-12930 , Gen Bob Knapp (Now Famous) Flight over the Atlantic.
Stanton, James E.,"Jimmie", T/Sgt.Radio-Gunner Service # 36006371--World War II Army Enlistment ARMY SERIAL NUMBER 36006371 36006371 PLACE OF ENLISTMENT CHICAGO ILLINOIS, ENLISTMENT 28 Feb 1941 BORN IN ILLINOIS YEAR OF BIRTH 1916
3 years of high school CIVILIAN OCCUPATION, Foremen, manufacturing, Single, without dependents
Social Security Death Index Name: James E. Stanton 338-01-6334; 60068 Park Ridge, Cook, Illinois, USA Born: 2 Oct 1916 Died: 26 Dec 1994 State --Cook County, Illinois Birth Index, 1916-1935 Name: James Stanton