Served with: 1st Battalion of the Kings Shropshire Light Infantry Died: 22nd April 1916 Burial Ground / Memorial: YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL

Was born in Melling but lived with his mother Agnes at 13 Caledonia Place Bristol, he had enlisted in Hereford and James died on the 22nd April 1916 aged 22 years. His name is recorded along with 54,399 other names on the Memorial to the Missing on the YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL . There are no local memorials honouring his name.