Regt. No.: 738
Name: Davis, John
Rank: Private
Community: Bell Island
Occupation: Miner
Enlisted: December 15, 1914
Enlist. Age: 19

Military Medal
London Gazette, January 14th 1918.
Action Date, October 9th 1917 – Broembeek.
He showed great tact and coolness. All N.C.O.'s in his Platoon had become casualties, so he collected all his men together and led them all through the attack. After reaching the third objective he supervised consolidation and his brave example greatly encouraged his men.