India General Service Medal 1895-1902, 3 clasps, Punjab Frontier 1897-98, Samana 1897, Tirah 1897-98. 7722 Sergeant J. Cumberlidge, 9 M.B. Royal Artillery Fine
James was born in Lutterworth, Leicestershire in 1863 and enlisted 3.4.82 age 19 years. 5 months. He had served as an apprenticeship of 5 years as a harness maker. Promoted Sergeant Collar Maker 28.2.92. Served in the Indian campaign of 18978-98 medal and 3 clasps confirmed. Married Mary Young at Woolwich, Kent 6.10.94. Discharged 18.6.01 due to ‘medically unfit. Lived at Church Gates, Lutterworth, Leicestershire. Sold with copy roll pages.