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James Logan Hamilton  Rank: Private Service No: F/66134  Regiment/Service: North Nova Scotia Highlanders, R.C.I.C.   Date of Birth: September 3, 1921   Place of Birth: Malden, Mass. US Date of Enlistment: November 2, 1942 Place of Enlistment: Yarmouth, NS Address At Enlistment: Yarmouth. NS Age at Enlistment: 21 Height:  5 feet, 11 ½ inches Weight: 15 lbs. Complexion: Medium Eyes: Blue Hair: Dark Brown Previous Military Service: F-446419 2nd West Nova Scotia Regiment [January 19, 1942 - November 1942]. Trade: Plumber   Marital Status: Single Religion: Baptist Next of Kin: John Hamilton [Father] Yarmouth, NS Private Hamilton was the son of John Hamilton and Ethel Hamilton, of Yarmouth, Nova Scotia.  He was one of ten children He served in Canada between November 2, 1942 and April 11, 1944; in England between April 12, 1944 and July 2, 1944; and in France from July 3, 1944 until his death on July 25, 1944.  He was killed in action against the enemy.   Date of Death: July 25, 1944 Age at Death: 23 Cemetery: Bretteville-Sur-Laize Canadian War Cemetery (Calvados, France) Grave Reference: IV. B. 13. The 48th name on the WWII list of the Yarmouth War Memorial Commemorated on page 326 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance Displayed in the Memorial Chamber of the Peace Tower in Ottawa on July 15 Sources and Information: Commonwealth War Graves Commission Veterans Affairs Canada  
James Logan Hamilton