Regimental Number: 170690
James was born in Ottawa, Ontario on September 22, 1899. He was a batboy for the Lake Saskatoon baseball team in 1913, and in 1918 joined the Royal Flying Corps/Royal Air Force. He had filed on on SE 6-72-8-W6 in that same year but later canceled. After the war ended, he joined the RCMP. He married Alice Alvina Craig in 1921. James left the area in the early 1920s, and died in Calgary on June 25, 1971.
Sources: Pioneers of the Peace p. 89