RAIDERS Roosevelt, James Hortin

Craig Robertson

Administrator
Staff member
  • SURNAME
Roosevelt
  • FORENAME
James Hortin
  • UNIT
1st Raider Battalion (Company C)
  • RANK
Private
  • NUMBER
489879
  • DATE OF DEATH
8th July 1943
  • AGE
20
  • GRAVESITE
Manila American Cemetery and Memorial, Manila, Philippines. Tablets of the Missing
  • ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
born 09.12.1922, Albion, Illinois, USA
father James Blain Roosevelt (1887-1977)
mother Fannie Roosevelt (1889-1988)
02.12.1942 entered service Louisville, Kentucky
Next of kin - Father. Mr. James B. Roosevelt, R.R. No. 2, Albion, Illinois
KIA Enogai, Solomon Islands (body not recovered)
Mount Zion Cemetery, Albion, Illinois, USA (Memorial)
 
OUR KIND OF WAR. Illustrated Saga of the U.S. Marine Raiders of WORLD WAR II
by R.G. Rosenquist, Martin J. Sexton & Robert A. Buerlein
Amphibious Assault: First Wave on Guam and Okinawa
by George R Aspley & Samuel Aspley
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