James Earl Hurst was born 2 May 1926
He was killed in action on 9 May 1945
Buried at Lynnhurst Cemetery, Knoxville, TN

Served on the U.S.S. England (DE 635).

-Attended Knoxvillle High School
-Parents: Johnnie Carl and Mary Hurst, 114 W. Anderson St., Knoxville
-Sibling: Iva Hurst

  • Rank: Seaman Second Class
  • Date of birth:
  • 2 May 1926
  • Date of death: 9 May 1945
  • County: Knox
  • Hometown: Knoxville
  • Service Branch: Navy
  • Division/Assignment: USS England (DE-635)
  • Theater: Pacific
  • Conflict: World War II
  • Awards: Purple Heart
  • Burial/Memorial Location: Lynnhurst Cemetery, Knoxville, TN
  • Location In Memorial: Pillar VIII, Middle Panel
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