Brown Date Garden
Family-owned date farm in Southern California, with retail mail orders to U.S. addresses
Southern California AIHA; industrial hygiene professionals
William Beaumont Family
Genealogy includes Dr. William Beaumont, first U.S. physiologist.
Border Clan Scott
History for 29 generations (nine centuries) of Scotts. Family includes poet and novelist Sir Walter Scott.
Each week, we highlight a historic or famous person named James. This week's famous James is:
|Major General James Lewis Day
(born October 5, 1925 - died October 28, 1998) As a 19-year-old U.S. Marine Corps corporal in May 1945, Day fought in the battle of Sugar Loaf Hill in Okinawa. For three straight days, the Missouri farmboy and his outnumbered companions held off hundreds of enemy soldiers; under enemy fire, Day led four seriously wounded Marines to safety, one at a time. His commanding officer recommended him for the Medal of Honor, but — due to a paperwork snafu — he didn't receive it until 53 years later, on January 20, 1998. Day also served in Korea and Vietnam, and in his career received 31 other decorations, including three Silver Stars and six Purple Hearts.
The name "James" is the English equivalent of Jacob; the first Jacob in the Bible was the patriarch of the 12 tribes of Israel. "James" is consistently among the most popular names for boys in the U.S.
Plural form of James: According to the Carnegie Mellon Style Guide, "Form plurals of family names that end in 's' by adding 'es.' Right: The Jameses live in Edgewood." See also StackExchange.com.
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