James R. Woolyhand

USS West Virginia

James Woolyhand was a Pearl Harbor survivor on the USS West Virginia.  He was reported lost after the Pearl Harbor attack and his family was not notified that he was ok for several weeks.  He remained in the Navy until 1966 when he retired. He remained in Florida until his death in 1985.

The following items are from when James Woolyhand was reported lost at Pearl Harbor

Click here for a group photo that Mr. Woolyhand is in.

Click here for a second group photo that Mr. Woolyhand is in.

The following newspaper clip is from when Mr. Woolyhand retired from the Navy.

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