James McCain Bio
James McCain, who is also known as Jimmy McCain, is one of the late John McCain’s four sons. He was born on 21 May 1988. He followed his father’s legacy of Military Service and served his country in Iraq and Afghanistan. His brother John Sidney McCain IV also serves in the military as Navy lieutenant and a helicopter pilot.
|Born||He was born on 21st May 1988|
|Age||30 Years old as of 2018|
|Parents||John McCain, Cindy McCain|
|Grand Parents||Roberta McCain and John S.McCain Jr|
|Occupation||U.S. Army Officer|
|Net Worth||To be established|
James McCain Biography
James McCain was born on 21 May 1988 and is currently 30 years old as of 2018. In 2008, newspapers in the United States and throughout the world published that Jimmy McCain, who was then 19-years-old, was serving in Iraq. At the time, his father had made his support for the war in Iraq a centerpiece of his presidential campaign.
James McCain Millitary Career
James was only 17-years-old when he enlisted, he, however, did not tell his parents until after he had already done so. At the time Jimmy McCain enlisted in the U.S. Marines, Cindy McCain, his mother, had to sign consent forms for his medical examination. The British newspaper equated his service to that of Britain’s Prince Harry. Jimmy McCain served in the Anbar Province of Iraq. He is reported to have handed out footballs to residents in Iraq and conducted house-to-house patrols.
The pic is the day my veteran returned from war. Thank you veterans for your service and your sacrifice. pic.twitter.com/EiDG6hnbvO
— Cindy McCain (@cindymccain) November 11, 2013
Although Senator McCain’s service – especially his time as a POW in Vietnam – was the subject of national headlines. He tried to keep his own son’s time in Iraq out of the news, apparently because he feared news coverage could make his son a target.
James McCain Holly Rose
In 2016 Jimmy married Holly Rose. He was once described as the family’s “peacemaker” by the late, John McCain.
— Cindy McCain (@cindymccain) April 17, 2016
— Cindy McCain (@cindymccain) May 10, 2014
James McCain read one of his father’s favorite poems at the National Memorial Service
John McCain loved this poem, “Requiem” by Robert Lois Stevenson, his son, James McCaine read it at his father’s funeral at the National Cathedral on 1st September 2018..
John McCain loved this poem and read it at his father’s funeral. His son Jimmy will read it shortly at the National Cathedral. McCain’s father taught it to him; McCain taught it to his sons. pic.twitter.com/tSG8MtmCZ8
— Maeve Reston (@MaeveReston) September 1, 2018