James Proctor Class 1941

Branch of Service U S Navy
Rank QM2/c
Entered service September 1942
Discharged November 1945




U.S. Navy. September 1942 until November 1945 QM2/c Assigned to new USS SC-691, 110 ft long wooden hull sub-chaser. Crossed Atlantic in March 1943, patrol & convoy escort.

Duty in Mediterranean off North Africa coast, invasion of Sicily, Gela Beach, invasion of Salerno, Italy. Transferred to states Navy V-12 Program. Six months assigned to new USS DD 857 Bristol, operated in Pacific theater convoy escort duty to November 1945