James Vincent Madison
Chief Boatswains Mate, United States Navy
Naval Hero Was Member of Byrd North Pole Expedition
DANVERS, Massachusetts, September 13, 1943 – James V. Madison, World War naval hero and a member of the Byrd North Pole expedition of 1926, died yesterday at Chelsea Naval Hospital, after a long illness, and will be buried in Arlington National Cemetery. His age was 59.
He leaves two brothers, John D., a member of
the Danvers Fire Department, and Franklin T., of Boston
Posted: 3 January 2008