Private James Mainwaring born in Weaverham Cheshire in 1888.
in 1891 census James age 4 with Father Thomas and Mother Mary with brothers William age 11, Albert age 9, George age 7 and sisters Mary age 6 and Catherine age 1
1911 James age 21 employed as a Gardener is a boarder with Mary Ann Morphet and family with brother Thomas McLaughlin. at 38 Allerton Rd Woolton.
From James Discharge Papers James is a Groundsmen of 50 Cobden St Woolton James has grey hair and grey eyes and is just under 5′ 10″ tall. and serial number 66459 .Changed his unit to 73 Lab Coy, Labour Corps on the 14th May 1917. new service number 43255.
James according to his Discharge Papers was declared physically unfit on 4th January 1918 he had been infected with TB and Discharged on the 21st January 1918.
According to Commonwealth War graves Commission serial number 66459 serving in the Kings Liverpool Regiment and died 5th January 1919.