Regt. No.: 3187
Name: Bendell, Freeman
Rank: Private
Community: Clarke's Beach
Occupation: Fisherman
Enlisted: October 31, 1916
Enlist. Age: 18

Military Medal
London Gazette, August 29th, 1918.
Action Date, April 18th, 1918 – Armentieres
For conspicuous gallantry and devotion to duty on the 18th April, 1918. He volunteered during a heavy bombardment to reconnoiter the front line and gained valuable information for the support battalion. He was always ready to go on messages and kept liaison with the flanking units, regardless of danger.