World War II
|Rank||Seaman U.S. Merchant Marine|
|Date of Death||September 6 1944|
James Bruce Birkmeyer was born in Northfield, New Jersey. He joined the U.S. Merchant Marine and served as a seaman aboard the ship "SS OSAGE" during World War II. He died on September 6, 1944 at Cabello, Venezuela and was buried at the Corozal American Cemetery.