cuxson, s. g.

Lieutenant, Acting Captain, 9th Battalion, attached 1st Battalion, South Staffordshire Regiment

Military Cross (Sept. 16, 1918).

For conspicuous gallantry and devotion to duty when in command of three platoons. He led them with skill and determination, and played a leading part in overcoming the enemy’s resistance. He shot one of the enemy dead with his revolver. Both before and during the operation his example infused his men with keenness and courage.