James Hamilton Speirs | Service Record


SurnameSpeirs
First Name(s)James Hamilton
Place of BirthGlasgow
Club(s)Bradford City
Clyde
Leeds City
Rangers
ServiceBritish Army
RankSergeant
Service NumberS/18170
Previous Service Number(s)-
Regiment or CorpsQueen's Own Cameron Highlanders
Unit(s)7th (Service) Battalion
Previous Regiment(s) or Corps-
Unit(s)-
Type of Casualty (If applicable)Killed in Action
Theatre of War (If applicable)Western European Theatre
Date of Death (If applicable)20/08/1917
Place of Death (If applicable)France and Flanders
Place of Burial/Commemoration (If applicable)Dochy Farm New British Cemetery
Grave/Memorial Reference (If applicable)VI. E. 15.
Awards and DecorationsMilitary Medal
Citation(s)Military Medal:
S/18170 Cpl. J. H. Spiers*, Cam. Highrs.
(The London Gazette, Supplement 30172, 6 July 1917)
Supplementary Notes*Originally recorded as Spiers due to error at enlistment.