James Lucas was the son of Charles and Mary Lucas of Castlecaulfield. He was born on 1st February 1893 in Dungannon. James emigrated to Canada. James Lucas enlisted on 7th October 1915 in Winnipeg, Manitoba. He was 22 years old and single. He names his father Charles as his next of kin. Corporal James Lucas was awarded the Military Medal. Corporal James Lucas was serving with the Fort Garry Horse when he died on April 9, 1918, aged 25.