Port Hope men on the Field of Honour
(1914-1918)
136th Battalion collar tab The following men from Port Hope won distinction on the
Field of Honour

Frederick J. AdamsonMilitary Medal
David Brown BellMilitary Medal & Bar. Mentioned in despatches.
James ClementMilitary Medal
Elmer EdmundsMilitary Medal
Gilbert EdwardsMilitary Cross. A brief article appeared in the 14 Mar 1918 Evening Guide under the heading, Military Cross for Late Lieut. Edwards  "In the list of Canadians who have been awarded the Military Cross we notice the name of the late Lieutenant Gilbert Edwards. Lieut. Edwards led a bombing party against the enemy using flame throwers in a critical position."
Harold FoxMilitary Medal
Darrell GiffordMilitary Cross. Advanced from Lieutenant to Major. Mentioned three times in despatches.
John GilesMilitary Medal
Joseph GoldingMilitary Medal
John HoldenMilitary Medal
Roy C. HoneyRecommended for Military Medal. Accepted for Commission on the field.
Frank German HuyckeWon Lieutenant's Commission in the Royal Navy.
Archibald H.F. MartynMilitary Medal
Gorum Harold OgdenCroix-de-Guerre
George H. RalstonAdvanced from Major to Brigadier General. distinguished Service Order & Bar. Several times mentioned in despatches.
Hilton RoachMilitary Medal
Stanley StaplesRecommended for Military Cross
E. Cairnes SniderWon Captaincy on field. Adjutant R.C.R. Recommended for Military Cross & Belgian Cross. Once mentioned in despatches.
William E. TrumperMilitary Medal
Arthur TaylorMilitary Medal & two Bars

Peter and Barbara Bolton - Port Hope, Ontario
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