If you have any information about James Hamilton's award would you please
email me at
He rescued someone at the lagan bridge.
His reward was a one pound note and 100 barrows of manure
I received the following from his son.
I was wondering if you would be interested in a bit of local news. It's about a local man named James Hamilton I'm proud to call my father.
Who on the 28th December 1949 saved a man’s life who was in imminent danger of drowning in the river Lagan.
I have attached a copy of the Honorary Testimonial awarded to him for your perusal.