1914 Star with original Mons clasp, (1375. B.Q.M. Sjt. J. Woods R.F.A.) British War Medal, Victory Medal, ( Capt. J. Woods) Captain J. Woods. Royal Field Artillery. EF
Awarded a Military Cross 1.1.1917.
James served in the ranks 15 years, 1 day, 2nd Lieutenant 1.10.1914. Lieutenant 9.6.1915 (Acting Captain Royal Artillery 26.8.1916.)