Sgt James R McIlvaine
  • 26 years old
  • Date of birth: Sep 24, 1982
  • Date of passing: Apr 30, 2009
Let the memory of James be with us forever

Sergeant James McIlvaine was killed in Iraq on April 30, 2009. James enlisted in the Marines in 2001 and was a person who truly loved his career. James was a grunt who specialized as a mortarman. He loved being a Marine, he was a natural leader and a natural at his job.

James had a sense of humor that always had everyone around him laughing, and could crack a joke in any situation to ease the tension. He was an avid Washington Capitals Hockey fan, as well as a Washington Redskins fan.

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