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James Edward Guthrie

Staff Sergeant, Army

Hometown: Halifax County
Casualty Date: December 7, 1941
Died In: Wheeler Field, Hawaii
Awards: Purple Heart, Armed Forces Seal

Killed in action on December 7, 1941 during the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor, Hawaii. Was assigned to the 72nd Pursuit Squadron, 15th Pursuit Group, Wheeler Field.

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