1st Battalion, Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers (British Army)
20/11/1917 (Killed in Action)
James McAnary was born and lived in Desertmartin, County Londonderry. He enlisted in Cookstown and served with the 1st Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers. He was killed in action during the battle of Cambrai on 30th November 1917. Private James McAnary M.M. has no known grave and is commemorated on Panel 5-6 of Cambrai Memorial. He is also commemorated on Castledawson War Memorial.
The Cambrai Memorial stands on a terrace in Louverval Military Cemetery, which is situated on the north side of the N30, south of Louverval village. Louverval is 13 kilometres north-east of Bapaume and 16 kilometres south-west of Cambrai.