James Clarence Wilson served on the U.S.S. PC-558. The PC-558 was lost off Palermo, Sicily. This vessel was struck by a torpedo at approximately 0508 on May 9, 1944.
Memorialized at Sicily-Rome American Cemetery, Nettuno, Italy
Mother: Mrs. Ella Wilson, 2805 South Broad Street, Chattanooga
- Rank: Steward Third Class
- Date of death: 9 May 1944
- County: Hamilton
- Hometown: Chattanooga
- Service Branch: Navy
- Division/Assignment: USS PC-558
- Theater: Europe
- Conflict: World War II
- Awards: Purple Heart
- Burial/Memorial Location: Sicily-Rome American Cemetery, Nettuno, Italy
- Location In Memorial: Pillar XII, Top Panel
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