Regt. No.: 1927
Name: Cheeseman, Ernest B.
Rank: Corporal (later Company Quarter Master Sergeant)
Community: Port-au-Bras, Burin
Occupation: Student
Enlisted: October 21, 1915
Enlist. Age: 20

Military Medal
London Gazette, March 13th, 1918.
Action Date, November 20th, 1917 – Marcoing – Cambrai.
He showed great courage and leadership when attacking a bridge. He organized a party of seven men and led them in a charge of the bridge. He then came under heavy sniping. He spotted two snipers and went forward single handed and killed them in a railway truck.