JAMES E. MCMANUS, ENS, USN

From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall

James McManus '41

Date of birth: May 9, 1917

Date of death: May 7, 1942

Age: 24

Lucky Bag

From the 1941 Lucky Bag:

Loss

James was lost when USS Sims (DD 409) was sunk by Japanese dive bombers on May 7, 1942 in the Battle of the Coral Sea.

He has a memory marker in Colorado.


Class of 1941

James is one of 59 members of the Class of 1941 in Memorial Hall.