Driver James Grant, MM was a member of the 15th Brigade, Canadian Field Artillery, CEF from 22 Jan 1917 until 18 Mar 1917. After the disollution of 15th Brigade he was transferred to the 83rd Battery, 5th Brigade, Canadian Field Artillery, CEF where he was awarded the Military Medal. His citation reads:
For conspicuous gallantry and devotion to duty on November 4th near Zonniebeke. The only road was under extremely heavy shell fire all morning and men sent up to pack ammunition were all made casualties or sent back by the traffic controller except this man, who knowing the battery was short of ammunition pushed through despite the intense shelling, he came back, and although the shelling still exceptionally heavy made a second trip to the battery.
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