James “Jim” Claydon is a Vietnam Navy Seabee veteran. He served in Danang, Phu-Bai and Hue from 1967-1968 and was a Steelworker in support of the Third Marine Engineering Battalion. Jim is Veteran Volunteer, serving on JourneyCare’s Veteran Volunteers Advisory Council: “I live in Homewood near the area where Highway 294 and 80 meet, which makes me the south region representative,” he explains. Jim also volunteers by visiting veterans in senior centers or at their homes. His hobby is stained glass art and he participates in summer fine art shows.