James B Davis (born 1922)

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James B Davis
1922 - ? (edit)
updated February 06, 2019
James B Davis was born around 1922. We know that James B Davis had been residing in Washington County, Mississippi, Limited Service Or Sweden United States.

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James B Davis

First name

James

Middle name

B

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Gender

Male

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Ethnicity & Lineage

White, Citizen

Nationality & Locations Lived

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Religion

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Last Known Residence

Washington County, Mississippi, Limited Service Or Sweden United States

Education

4 Years Of High School

Professions

Floormen And Floor Managers, Stores

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Military Service

Military serial#: 34728115
Enlisted: March 30, 1943 in Ft Oglethorpe Georgia
Military branch: No Branch Assignment
Rank: Private, Selectees (enlisted Men)
Terms of enlistment: Enlistment For The Duration Of The War Or Other Emergency, Plus Six Months, Subject To The Discretion Of The President Or Otherwise According To Law

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In 1922, in the year that James B Davis was born, on November 4th, British Egyptologists George Carnarvon and Howard Carter unearthed the first step leading to King Tutankhamen's tomb in the Valley of the Kings. By the end of the month they had unearthed the steps and broken through the door into the intact tomb. This was the only tomb that had remained unlooted that had been found (and is, to date). Filled with gold, jewels, and ancient everyday items, the find was priceless - in terms of money and history.

In 1930, on August 6th, N.Y. Supreme Court Judge Joseph Crater went through papers in his office, destroyed some of them, withdrew all his money from the bank - $5,150, sold his stock, met friends at a restaurant for dinner and disappeared after getting into a taxi (or walking down the street - his friends' testimony later changed). His disappearance was reported to the police on September 3rd - almost a month later. His wife didn't know what happened, his fellow Justices had no idea, and his mistresses (he had several) said that they didn't know. While his disappearance was front page news, his fate was never discovered and after 40 years the case was closed, still without knowing if Crater was dead or alive.

In 1945, on March 12th, a riot erupted at a Japanese internment camp in Santa Fe New Mexico. Two days earlier, white shirts with the Rising Sun on the back had been confiscated and the prisoners objected. Three leaders of the protest were removed and sent to another camp. Guards at the Santa Fe camp were armed with submachine guns, shotguns, and gun masks. On the morning of the 12th, prisoners began throwing rocks at the guards. When the "rioters" wouldn't disperse, the guards were ordered to use tear gas and batons. Four men were badly injured as a result.

In 1954, from April 22 through June 17th, the Army v. McCarthy hearings were held. The U.S. Army accused Roy Cohn (chief counsel to Senator McCarthy and later trusted mentor of Donald Trump) of blackmail. McCarthy and Cohn accused the U.S. Army of harboring communists. The Army allegations were found to be true. The U.S. Senate later censured McCarthy.

In 1960, on May 1st, an American CIA U-2 spy plane, piloted by Francis Gary Powers, was shot down by a surface-to-air missile over the Soviet Union. Powers ejected and survived but was captured. The U.S. claimed that the U-2 was a "weather plane" but Powers was convicted in the Soviet Union of espionage. He was released in 1962 after 1 year, 9 months and 10 days in prison.

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James Allen Davis 4th
Born: Nov 12, 1996
James Allen Davis 3rd
Born: May 19, 1972
James A Davis Jr
Born: May 12, 1953
James Otis Davis
Mar 12, 1947 - around Feb 20, 2009
James Richard Davis
Born: Aug 27, 1951
Albany, OR, United States
James Winfield Davis
around 1898 - Apr 22, 1918
James William Davis
around 1904 - Aug 15, 1946
James William Davis
around 1886 - Mar 18, 1916
James Victor Davis
around 1919 - Sep 7, 1940
James Thomas Davis
around 1904 - Jan 5, 1945
James Thomas Davis
around 1896 - May 9, 1917

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Roy Davis
Born: around 1919
Tennessee, United States
Joe H Davis
Born: around 1924
Tennessee, United States
James N Davis
Born: around 1920
Tennessee, United States
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Born: around 1923
Tennessee, United States
Homer L Davis
Born: around 1915
Tennessee, United States
Edward S Davis
Born: around 1924
Tennessee, United States
Triba Davis
Born: around 1924
Tennessee, United States
Raymond E Davis
Born: around 1925
Georgia, United States
Luther C Jr Davis
Born: around 1923
Tennessee, United States
Edward A Davis
Born: around 1925
Tennessee, United States
Charles E Davis
Born: around 1924
Tennessee, United States
James E Davis
Born: around 1924
Tennessee, United States
Marvin S Davis
Born: around 1907
Tennessee, United States
Richard J Davis
Born: around 1923
Tennessee, United States
James R Davis
Born: around 1923
Tennessee, United States
Cecil Davis
Born: around 1924
Tennessee, United States
Ralph Davis
Born: around 1923
Tennessee, United States
Robert W Davis
Born: around 1925
Tennessee, United States
Fredrick K Davis
Born: around 1909
Tennessee, United States
Harvey D Davis
Born: around 1909
Michigan, United States

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