James Hamilton

If you have any information about James Hamilton's award would you please email me at info@lisburn.com.
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.

Dear Sirs

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.

James Hamilton