James Crayton Herring, Jr.


General Science

Cadet Corporial, Sergeant, Second Lieutenant: Blue Key, Block “C” Club, “Taps” Staff, Editor-in-chief “Taps” in 1943, Anderson County Club, Commencement Marshal, Who’s Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges, and Delegate to N.S.P.A. Convention, Chicago, IL; Baseball

Anderson, South Carolina

Parents - Mr. and Mrs. Crate Herring

Army, Second Lieutenant

314 Infantry Regiment, 79th Infantry Division

Purple Heart

Aug 6, 1923

Jul 26, 1944

Killed in Action in St. Lo, France

Old Silver Brook Cemetery, Anderson, SC 


Additional Information

Army Serial #: 34842594


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Athlete, Scholar, Man of Letters – Vignette written by Kelly Durham for The Echo