James Rowe Montgomery, 38, who is a candidate on the Veterans Ticket for a seat in the State House of Representatives. Montgomery volunteered for the Army as a private in 1942 and, after serving with Bradley's First Army across Europe, won his captaincy under fire. He has been a Nashville resident all his life.
Floyd H. Smith, 25, who is a candidate for a seat in the State House of Representatives on the Veterans Ticket. He attended Hume-Fogg High School before entering the Navy. He won 11 battle stars in the Pacific as a Machinist Mate First Class on the U.S.S. Oakland. [Local News / Feature]