War Diaries – 21st Bn. CEF

21st Bn, CEF-Tuesday, September 10, 1918

Routine Orders on this date announced the award of the Military Medal to the undermentioned Other Ranks – 639951 a/Sergeant B.J. Patterson and 404835 L/Corpl. I.D.Forbes. These other ranks were award this decoration in respect of their exceptionally good work in connection with the evacuation of wounded during the advance of the Canadian Corps, East of Amiens. They were heartily congratulated by the Commanding Officers and their many friends in the Battalion. Lieutenant C. Mampes, M.C. attached 4th Canadian Infantry Brigade, proceeded to England on leave of absence on this day.

Image: Tanks advancing. Prisoners bring in wounded wearing gas masks. Battle of Amiens, Courtesy of Library and Archives Canada.

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