Military Cross group of 3 to Lieutenant Henry Abraham Davis, 15/Lancashire Fus., who led a party of 30 men in an attack on a trench garrisoned by about 100, killing many of the enemy himself with a revolver and bombs. See history
Military Cross awarded for conspicuous gallantry & devotion to duty. He led a party of 30 men in an attack on a trench garrisoned by about 100 of the enemy that cleared about 200 yards of the trench and killed a large number of the enemy. Although twice wounded in the knee and thigh he refused to leave the trench until it was cleared and with a revolver and bombs killed many of the enemy himself. See history.