James P. Culley
(Sept 2009) tries on a replica of his old Ike jacket presented to
him by a friend
(courtesy Tom Kibler)
and daughter Rosalind in November 2006, a few months prior to his death.
Johnny served in both the U.S. Army and U.S. Navy, for a combined total
of 20 years. He retired in 1976.
Johnny's army service was as a parachutist. He was a member of
Company G, 508th RCT and was stationed at Camp Chickamauga, Beppu, Japan
and later at Fort Campbell during 1955-56. After his retirement he lived in Ft. Lauderdale, Rosalind is
a retired Army 1st Sergeant!