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Lieutenant, temporary Captain, West India Regiment, attached Middlesex Regiment

Military Cross (Sept. 16, 1918), for Mar. 1918.

For conspicuous gallantry and devotion to duty. When the enemy broke through the line, this officer, with a portion of his company, was surrounded, but he succeeded in fighting his way out. On the following day, during a rearguard action, he superintended the withdrawal of his men, under heavy shell-fire, with coolness and skill.