James Hamilton

Rifleman James Hamilton died between 30th May 1940 and 2nd June 1940 as 2nd Battalion Royal Ulster Rifles fought in the rearguard of the retreat to Dunkirk.

Rifleman James Hamilton (7011031) served in 2nd Battalion Royal Ulster Rifles during World War Two. He was born in Belfast, Co. Antrim.

He died between 30th May 1940 and 2nd June 1940 aged 29 years old. During this time, 2nd Battalion Royal Ulster Rifles was part of the British Expeditionary Force. Allied troops were on the retreat towards Dunkirk.

James Hamilton has no known grave. His name is on Panel 129 of the Dunkirk Memorial, Dunkirk, France.