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James Stockdale

James StockdaleAKA James Bond Stockdale

Born: 23-Dec-1923
Birthplace: Abingdon, IL
Died: 5-Jul-2005
Location of death: Coronado, CA
Cause of death: Alzheimer's
Remains: Buried, US Naval Academy, Annapolis, MD

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Military

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: H. Ross Perot's would-be Vice President

Military service: US Navy (1946-79)

Father: Vernon Stockdale
Mother: Mabel Stockdale
Wife: Sybil Bailey (m. 28-Jun-1947, four sons)
Son: Jim II
Son: Sidney
Son: Stan
Son: Taylor

    University: Monmouth College (transferred)
    University: US Naval Academy (1946)
    University: Stanford University
    Administrator: The Citadel, Charleston, SC
    Teacher: Naval War College
    Professor: Stanford University

    President's Commission on White House Fellowships
    Academy of Achievement (1976)
    Hoover Institution 1981-
    Alpha Tau Omega Fraternity
    Boy Scouts of America
    McCain 2000
    Distinguished Flying Cross twice
    Distinguished Service Medal three times
    National Aviation Hall of Fame
    Congressional Medal of Honor
    Purple Heart twice
    Silver Star four times
    Taken Prisoner of War
    Tortured Hoa Lo Prison, Hanoi, Vietnam (15 times)
    Suicide Attempt Hoa Lo Prison, Hanoi, Vietnam Sep-1969
    Funeral: Richard Nixon (1994)
    Risk Factors: Deafness, Alzheimer's

    Return with Honor (3-Oct-1998)
    3rd Degree Burn (28-May-1989)

Author of books:
A Vietnam Experience (1985, nonfiction)

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