Correctly named Star to J29445 J Moss Boy 1 RN
James, born July 1898 in Birmingham was working as a general labourer when he first served on 13/1/1914 as a bugler.
He was one of the original crew members of HMS Warspite after it was commissioned in 1915, joining the ship in April.ship in
He would have been aboard her when she ran aground in the River Forth later the same year.
Medal on a length of modern ribbon.