Pfc. Campbell entered the service June 14, 1941. He completed his basic training at Fort Sill, OK, and was awarded the Good Conduct Medal and the Certificate of Honor. He later trained at Camp Atterbury, IN, and went overseas in November 1944. He was Killed in Action in Germany December 16, 1944.
James T. Campbell is buried at the Holston View Cemetery, Weber City, Scott County, Virginia