James Arthur Bradbury, II

James Arthur Bradbury, II
Photo: September 1999

James Arthur (4) Bradbury, II

Line: Carl Arthur (3), James Arthur (2), Arthur (1)

James Arthur (4) Bradbury, II, b. October 21, 1942, Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania
Married Mary McNeil, Together they had three children.

Enlisted in the US Air Force in March 1966, entered active duty June 6, 1966.
Participated in the Viet Nam Conflict as a computer systems analyst at the Korat Royal Thai Air Base Autodin message switching center where he was awarded the Bronze Star. He remained on active duty until July 1, 1986, when he retired in Germany at the rank of Major. He continued in Germany for two additional years as a civilian contract engineer designing computerized air traffic control towers for the U.S. army.


  1. Married: Mary McNeil, July 25, 1964, Lovers Lane Methodist Church, Dallas, Texas b. September 28, 1944, Dallas, Texas d. October 21, 1988, Dallas, Texas
    Divorced May 1977
  2. Married: Janis Aline Blankenship nee Fowler, September 3, 1977, Shawnee Methodist Church, Shawnee, Kansas, b. September 13, 1946, Everett, Washington


  1. Lauren Danielle (5), b. May 17, 1968, Ivenson Memorial Hospital, Laramie, Wyoming
  2. James Todd (5), b. April 27, 1969, Keesler Air Force Base Hospital, Biloxi, Missippippi
  3. Bret Arthur (5), b. August 27, 1970, Tinker Air Force Base Hospital, Midwest City, Oklahoma


  1. William Arthur Blankenship, b. August 11, 1968, Baylor Hospital, Dallas, Texas
  2. Curtis Morley Blankenship b. September 28, 1972, Baylor Hospital, Dallas, Texas

Lauren Danielle

James Todd

Bret Arthur

William Arthur Blankenship

Curtis Morley Blankenship

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