ADKISON, James Dillion - S1/c USN - Texas

James Dillion Adkison S1c

James Dillion Adkison S1c

James Dillion Adkison

Seaman First Class

James Dillion Adkison S1c

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  • Name: James Dillon Adkison
  • Branch: United States Navy
  • Service Number: 356 26 31
  • Rate: S1/c (Seaman First Class)
  • Duties: Know naval drill duties, knots, steering and signaling. Stand watch and gunnery duties.
  • Enlisted: 14 March 1940
  • Place: Dallas, Texas
  • Onboard USS Arizona: 25 August 1940
  • From: NTS San Diego
  • Date of Birth: 17 April 1920
  • Place of Birth: Lubbock, Texas
  • Hometown / State on December 1941: Lubbock, Texas
  • Next of Kin: Mr. Edward Washington Adkison - Father
  • Address: 1914 18th Street, Lubbock, Texas
  • Disposition: Unrecoverable – Among the 900+ souls still onboard the USS Arizona
  • Posthumous Awards: Purple Heart, American Defense Service Medal w/Fleet Clasp, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal w/Star, WWII Victory Medal

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