Bio: James Underwood Cross (b. Apr. 25, 1925, Andalusia, Alabama-d. July 11, 2015, Andalusia, Alabama) served as Armed Forces Aide to the President in the Lyndon B. Johnson administration. He was pilot of the President's aircraft, from 1965 to 1968.
L-R: Prime Minister Harold Holt, President Lyndon B. Johnson, Col. James Cross. Visit of Prime Minister Harold Holt of Australia, White House exterior, Washington DC, 6/1/1967. Photo # c5535-10a by Frank Wolfe. White House Photo Office collection, LBJ Presidential Library, public domain.
LBJ Connection: General, U.S. Air Force; Pilot of Air Force One and Military Aide to the President, 1963-1968
Cross, James Underwood, 1925-2015,
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