Regt. No.: 0052
Name: Chafe, Eric Reginald Augustus
Rank: 2nd Lieutenant
Community: St. John's
Occupation: Office Clerk
Enlisted: September 2, 1914
Enlist. Age: 19

Military Cross
London Gazette, April 6th, 1918.
Action Date, October 9th, 1917.
For conspicuous gallantry and devotion to duty in an attack. After his company commander was killed he took charge, and by his personal energy and bearing instilled the greatest vigour into the attack and carried it through in spite of heavy losses. He set a magnificent example of courage and determination to his men.