Regiment : Depot Battalion Northamptonshire Regiment
Service number : 7494
Conflict : WW1
Date of death : 1st October 1914 aged 28
Buried : Birmingham (Lodge Hill) Cemetery, Warwickshire, England, Screen Wall B10. 2. 210B.
Relatives : Husband of Mabel Alice James, of Lowick Cottages, Frensham Common, Farnham, Surrey
Memorial : Birmingham Goods District War Memorial now in Severn Valley Railway Museum
Herbert James was employed by the London and North West Railway as a Goods Porter at Aston Station, Birmingham. His death was announced in the London and North Western Railway Gazette Volume III, November 1914, page 305. He is listed in the London and North Western Railwaymen Roll of Honour Book with the additional information: Private.