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Reg. No.
439870
622251
439679
439698
Rank and Name
[439870] Pte. Lucas, P. J. [Pte. Lucas, Samuel John]
[622251] “ Olmstead, L.
[439679] “ Moore R.W. [Robert William]
[439698] “ Ede, W.F. [Walter Frank]
(Each awarded Military Medal)
P[t]2. #58.2. 28-11-16
Honour or Award Recommended For
Not Named
Action for which recommended
Stretcher bearer who carried wounded from S.P. 13 through heavy shelling and in doing so 2 wounded but carried on. May 28, 1916.
Date of Recommendation
30-5-16

Reg. No.
439772
Rank and Name
Pte. Kavanagh, John Henry
(awarded D.C.M)
Honour or Award Recommended for
D.C.M.
Action for which recommended
Dashing to rescue of observer in tree whose leg was broken by fragment of flying shells under bombardment of Maple Copse. May 28-1916 – June2-6 Messages bearing and voluntary patrolling during counter-attack and days succeeding
Date of Recommendation
21-6-16

Reg. No.
402507 [Incorrect regimental number?]
Rank and Name
Pte. Ferris, Stanley
Honour or Award Recommended for
M.M.
Action for which recommended
June 3 – After whole crew of L.M.G. section killed or wounded he also was wounded – took gun from vicinity of [Yeomary?] Post to Menin Mile [Menin Road] D.S. saying to M.O. to label it 52nd adding “the Germans killed all our crew but damned if they’ll get our gun.”
Date of Recommendation
21-6-16

Reg. No.
439699
Rank and Name
Pte. Belanger[,] Augusto [Pte. Belanger, Augustin]
(awarded Military Medal)
Honour or Award Recommended for
M.M.
Action for which recommended
5th – carrying despatches B[?]d to T 66 R under sniper and shell fire. General good work 3rd to 14th inst. as message bearer.
Date of Recommendation
21-6-16

Reg. No.
439310
Rank and Name
Pte. Hornby, Jno. Harrison
Honour or Award Recommended for
M.M.
Action for which recommended
3rd to 15th valuable work under most trying conditions in submitting accurate prompt and reliable information on our own and hostile shelling.
Date of Recommendation
21-6-16

 

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Reg. No.
439191
Rank and Name
Pte. Dawson, Fredk. William [Pte. Danson, Fredrick William]
Honour or Award Recommended for
M.M
Action for which recommended
June 10 – carried messages in daylight from Warrington Ave. to Bn. Hqrs. Under heavy fire when C.T’s impassable.
Date of Recommendation
21-6-16

Reg. No.
[None]
Rank and Name
Lieut. Fryer, Harold C.
(awarded M.C.)
Honour or Award Recommended for
D.S.O.
Action for which recommended
4/5th in charge of Lewis Mach. Gun. Scout Patrol (14 O.R.). Captured patrol of 6 but in encounter with another 20 had to bomb way through to Lewis Gun which opened to great surprise and splendid effect on enemy inflicting casualties 25 to 40.
Date of Recommendation
6-7-16

Reg. No.
439424
Rank and Name
Sgt. Strong, W.J.
(awarded M.M.)
Honour or Award Recommended for
D.C.M.
Action for which recommended
Scout Sgt. 4/5th assisting Lt. Fryer in above operation.
Date of Recommendation
6-7-16

Reg. No.
[None]
Rank and Name
Lieut. Dougall, Wm.
Honour or Award Recommended for
D.S.O.
Action for which recommended
8-9th O.C. raiding party from T68 – 30 riflemen[,] 1 Bombing Section, 1 Lewis Gun and crew – under cover of heavy bombardment advanced to enemy wire. Made valuable reconnaissance, captured 2 prisoners – operation carried out under enemy’s retaliation – most successful.
Date of Recommendation
9-7-16

Reg. No.
439424
Rank and Name
Sgt. Strong, W.J.
(Second recommendation during 6 day tour – awarded M.M.)
Honour or Award Recommended for
D.C.M.
Action for which recommended
M.C.O. in charge under Lt. Dougall in above operation. Directly responsible for capture of 2 prisoners.
Date of Recommendation
9-7-16