James (Stuffy) William Rooney  Jr Class 1948

Branch of Service U S Army
Entered service
December 7, 1951
Rank PFC
Discharged 1954

"Gizzly or Sunshine"

40th Infantry Div



Korean Service

Purple Heart

Served in the Army from December 7, 1951 to 1954. Took eight weeks of basic training at Camp Roberts CA and at Camp Cook, CA. Shipped overseas and was in the 40th Infantry Division in Korea.

Was wounded and spent time recuperating in the hospital . Returned back to the states and was discharged.
PFC. James (Stuffy) William Rooney Jr. -
US Army, Korean War
James (Stuffy) was wounded in Korea when he was hit from an incoming Mortar Shell while on the front line.