Blue, James

Private 7231 James Blue. 1st Battalion Honourable Artillery Company.  Killed in action at Beaumont Hamel on 8th February 1917, aged 21.  No known grave. Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial to the Missing, Somme, France.

  • Enlisted in Staines
  • Resident of Ashford, Middlesex
  • Admitted in to the HAC on 18th March 1916
  • Went overseas on 17th November 1916
  • Killed in action at Beaumont Hamel on 8th February 1917
  • Aged 21
  • No known grave
  • Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial
  • Pier 8. Face A.
  • Son of Emma Blue, of 3 Walpole St., Norwich, and The Late James Blue.

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