Countdown to Peace – an exhibition for WW1

17 days until Armistice

Brothers in Arms

Aidan James then joined the French Foreign Legion, serving with them in France in 1914-15.  He transferred to the British Army in 1915, serving with the Royal Field Artillery until 1920.  He was wounded twice and was awarded both the Military Cross and the Croix de Guerre.  He continued serving with the Territorials after the War.

Today we feature: Citation for the Croix de Guerre