Major MINDEN CHARLES CARDIGAN PINCHING – died 20 April 1917
April 19, 2017
Lance Corporal WALTER KIMBERLEY – died 22 April 1917
April 21, 2017

Lance Corporal JAMES MORTON MAXWELL

Service No:                                         S/7426

Regiment/Service:                          1st Seaforth Highlanders

Memorial:                                           BASRA MEMORIAL

 

Scottish professional football outside right who played in the Scottish League for Kilmarnock. He also played in the Football League for The Wednesday and Woolwich Arsenal. He made one appearance for the Scottish League XI.

He served as a lance corporal in the Seaforth Highlanders during the First World War and died of wounds suffered during the Battle of Istabulat on 21 April 1917. He is commemorated on the Basra Memorial.

Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1904–1907 Kilmarnock 50 (13)
1907–1908 The Wednesday 27 (6)
1908–1909 Woolwich Arsenal 2 (0)
Hurlford
1909 Galston
1910 Carlisle United
Lanemark
1912–1913 Kilmarnock 15 (2)
1913–1914 Nithsdale Wanderers
National team
1907 Scottish League XI 1 (0)

 

His elder brother Thomas was killed in Pas-de-Calais, France in 1918

Not to be confused with James Maxwell formerly of Woolwich Arsenal (now Arsenal) killed in September 1915.

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