Regiment : 1st/8th Battalion Worcestershire Regiment
Service number : 9476
Conflict : WW1
Date of death : Killed in action on 4th November 1918
Buried : Landrecies British Cemetery, France, Grave A. 19.
Birthplace : Born and resident Redditch, enlisted Worcester
Memorial : Redditch War Memorial
Also appears on : Redditch St George's Church WW1 Memorial.
Credits : Researched by Jillian Coombes.
The following information appears in The Bromsgrove, Droitwich and Redditch Messenger, Saturday 21st December 1918:
Worcestershire Regiment Casualties
Danks J. – Cpl. (9476) from Redditch
Bromsgrove, Droitwich and Redditch Messenger digitised by and courtesy of Martin Stephens : http://www.bromsgrovebmsgh.co.uk
On the 1911 census James Danks, aged 24, is a private serving in India.