James Arthur Glover
1930 — 2021
James Arthur Glover was born September 7, 1930 in Independence, Missouri. He passed away peacefully at Lawrence & Memorial Hospital in New London on January 19, 2021 at 90 years of age. He is survived by three sons, Mark Glover of Lebanon, Spencer Glover of Preston and Scott Glover of Oakdale. Jimmy joined the army in 1948, belonging to the 2nd Infantry Division, Sixth Army HQ as a bandsman. He was one of the original bagpipers of the 2nd Infantry Division Band formed in at Fort Lewis, Washington. That unit consisted of ten bagpipers, five drummers and a Drum Major. It was the first organized bagpipe unit in the history of the U.S. Armed Forces. He was taught the pipes by Pipe Major Jack...