BLACK, James William

Acting Temporary Company Sergeant Major
Royal Marines
Royal Navy
Service number: 
PLY/X 102166

Company Sergeant Major James Black was awarded the MM for bravery, skill and devotion to duty whilst serving with the Allied Forces during the campaign in the Low Countries, over a period from January to April, 1945 [1].

He also received a MiD in 1945 for good services while operating with the 21st Army Group. [2].

[1] London Gazettes Supp. 37318, page 5181.
[1] National Archives file WO 373/47/83.
[2] London Gazettes Supp. 36979, page 1386.

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