INDIA GENERAL SERVICE MEDAL WITH NORTH WEST FRONTIER 1908 CLASP TO PTE. J. GRANT, SEA. HIGHRS. (DIED 1919)

India General Service Medal with North West Frontier 1908 clasp to 8134 Pte. J. Grant, 1st Bn., Sea. Highrs.
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James Grant, was the son of John Grant of Leith, Edinburgh and served in the North West Frontier with the 1st Battalion, Seaforth Highlanders in 1908 and as a Piper with the 2nd Battalion and 7th Battalion, Seaforth Highlanders during WWI, entering France on 23 Aug 1914, entitling him to a 1914 Star & Bar Trio. 'Pipes of War' records him as wounded in Apr 1915, Aug 1917 and on 12 Oct 1917. He died at home on 8 Mar 1919, aged 37, and is buried at Edinburgh (Seafield) Cemetery.