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James Potter

Moony Padfoot Prongs and Wormtail at Hogwarts by the lake

Harry's father, and a member of the Marauders and the first Order of the Phoenix. Murdered by Voldemort during the First Wizarding War


Harry in front of the Mirror of erised

The Potter Family

By J.K. Rowling


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Lily, take Harry and go! It’s him! Go! Run! I’ll hold him off -


James Potter
Harry locates the One Eyed Witch using the Maurauder's Map.

The Marauder's Map

By J.K. Rowling


Prongs, Padfoot, Moony and Wormtail in their transfigured animal forms.

Marauders transformed


‘This’ll liven you up, Padfoot,’ said James quietly. ‘Look who it is ...’


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Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix

By J.K. Rowling

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You are nearly there. Very close. We are so proud of you.


James Potter
Moony Padfoot Prongs and Wormtail at Hogwarts by the lake

Schoolboy Marauders


James Potter fact file


Birthday

27 March 1960

Wand

Eleven inches, mahogany

House

Gryffindor

Patronus

Stag

Skills

Transfiguration, was an Animagus at fifteen, skilled Quidditch player

Death

31 October 1981