2nd Lieutenant James E. Bazemore was assigned to the 169th Infantry Regiment, 43rd Infantry Division. At the time of his death the Division was involved in mopping up operations at the Ipo Dam area on the Island of Luzon, Philippines. He was killed in action on 27 May 1945, and is interred at D,8,201 Manila American Cemetery, Manila, Philippines.

  • Rank: Second Lieutenant
  • Date of death: 27 May 1945
  • County: Hamilton
  • Service Branch: Army/Army Air Forces
  • Division/Assignment: 169th Infantry Regiment, 43rd Infantry Division
  • Theater: Pacific
  • Conflict: World War II
  • Awards: Purple Heart
  • Burial/Memorial Location: Manila American Cemetery, Fort Bonifacio, Manila, Philippines
  • Location In Memorial: Pillar X, Top Panel
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