LIEUT. JAMES HARVEY LONG WATSON.
E ntered the service of the Com pany at the D ublin Branch in Septem ber, 1914, at the
age of 17, and joined the L einster R egim ent in D ecem ber of the following year. H e
was prom oted to the rank of 1st L ieutenant and was mentioned in despatches in
N ovem ber, 1917, for distinguished service in France. H e was transferred to the
Indian A rm y with a perm anent commission in A pril, 1918.
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