James A. Green, the only child of James and Arletha Green was born in Los Angeles, California. He moved to Amarillo just prior to entering the first grade and stayed until graduating Carver High School , Class of 1965
James enlisted into the U.S. Air Force in June, 1967. He obtained the rank of Master Sergeant, prior to being commissioned Second Lieutenant in 1982. He retired as Captain on April 30, 1992.
During James’ tenure in the Air Force, he served at numerous stateside and overseas assignments including tours in Southeast Asia, Europe, Central America and the Middle East. He was awarded three Meritorious Service Medals; four Air Force Commendation Medals; and the Air Force Achievement Medal.
He currently resides in Fort Worth, Texas