James W. Cavender

NAME:
James Waitman Cavender
NICKNAME:
SERVICE NUMBER:
948156
HOME OF RECORD:
Elkview, WV
NEXT OF KIN:
Parents, James & Dixie Cavender
DATE OF BIRTH:
1/24/1926
SERVICE DATES:
3/31/1944 – 1946
DATE OF DEATH:
10/24/2010
CAMPAIGN UNIT MOS RATE RESULT
Iwo Jima A/1/24 607 Private
INDIVIDUAL DECORATIONS:
LAST KNOWN RANK:
Corporal

Biography coming soon.

James (right) and his older brother, Furman Cavender. Furman served from 1939-1948, and was an ordnance specialist. Photographs courtesy of J. Grant Lares.