James W. Martin participated in the invasion of Normandy, France with the 116th Infantry Regiment, 29th Infantry Division.

Buried at Normandy American Cemetery in Colleville-sur-Mer, France, J, 3, 8

  • Rank: Private
  • Date of death: 6 June 1944
  • County: Knox
  • Service Branch: Army/Army Air Forces
  • Division/Assignment: 116th Infantry Regiment, 29th Infantry Division
  • Theater: Europe
  • Conflict: World War II
  • Battles: Normandy Campaign
  • Awards: Purple Heart
  • Burial/Memorial Location: Normandy American Cemetery, Colleville-sur-Mer, France
  • Location In Memorial: Pillar XIV, Top Panel
  • Sponsored by: Ralph Martin

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