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James Jones

James JonesAKA James Ramon Jones

Born: 6-Nov-1921
Birthplace: Robinson, IL
Died: 9-May-1977
Location of death: Southampton, NY
Cause of death: Heart Failure
Remains: Buried, Poxabogue-Evergreen Cemetery, Bridgehampton, NY

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

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: From Here to Eternity

Military service: US Army (25th Infantry, 1939-45, Pacific Theater)

Wife: Gloria Patricia Mosolino (m. 23-Feb-1957, until his death)
Daughter: Kaylie Jones (b. 5-Aug-1960 in Paris)

    National Book Award for Fiction 1952 for From Here to Eternity
    Bronze Star
    Purple Heart

Author of books:
From Here to Eternity (1951, novel)
Some Came Running (1958, novel)
The Pistol (1959, novel)
The Thin Red Line (1963, novel)
Go to the Widow-Maker (1967, novel)
A Touch of Danger (1973)
The Ice-Cream Headache and Other Stories (1968, short stories)

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