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Lt Cpl James Upton, VC, c1915.

James Upton VC was born in Lincoln, moving to Nottingham aged around 11. He married Mary Jane Chambers. He moved to London but not with his family. There was also a reception in Lincoln for him and another VC called Keyworth (possibly on the mayor's left). This was probably taken at the Civic Reception in 1915 in Nottingham. 'James Upton has the distinction of being the first man from Nottingham t…