Driver James Hamilton

Royal Horse Artillery

Died: Saturday 1 January 1916 (aged 19)

Connected records

Record:
HAMILTON, JAMES
Additional information:
Son of Joseph and Jane Hamilton, of 3, Field St., Low Waters, Hamilton, Lanarkshire. Native of Strathaven. Lanarkshire.
Cemetery:
STE. MARIE CEMETERY, LE HAVRE
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Div. 19. P. 2.
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name:
Major John Hamilton
Context:
commander
Date:
31 Dec 1915
Diary:
1 DIVISION: 1 Battalion Black Watch (Royal Highlanders) (page 150)
Name:
Second Lieutenant Hamilton
Context:
joined
Date:
29 Dec 1915
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 1 Battalion Norfolk Regiment (page 44)
Name:
Major Hamilton
Context:
commander
Date:
31 Dec 1915
Diary:
1 DIVISION: 1 Battalion Black Watch (Royal Highlanders) (page 150)
Name:
Second Lieutenant Hamilton
Context:
combat
Date:
5 Jan 1916
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 95 Infantry Brigade: 1 Battalion Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry. (page 15)
Name:
Lieutenant Hamilton
Context:
other
Date:
6 Jan 1916
Diary:
1 DIVISION: Divisional Troops: 1 Field Ambulance. (page 225)
Name:
Lieutenant R H Hamilton
Context:
departed_sick
Date:
28 Dec 1915
Diary:
2 DIVISION: 22 Battalion Royal Fusiliers (page 4)
Name:
Lieutenant G F Hamilton
Context:
award
Date:
31 Dec 1915
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 16 Infantry Brigade: 1 Battalion Buffs (East Kent Regiment). (page 193)
Name:
Lieutenant G F Hamilton
Context:
award
Date:
31 Dec 1915
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 16 Infantry Brigade: 1 Battalion Buffs (East Kent Regiment). (page 193)