Regt. No.: O-2
Name: Forbes-Robertson, James
Rank: Lieutenant Colonel
Enlisted: 1916
Enlist. Age:      

Distinguished Service Order
Border Regiment, Attached Royal Newfoundland Regiment.
London Gazette, 18th June 1917.
Action Date, 14th April 1917 – Monchy-le-Preux.
For conspicuous gallantry and devotion to duty when in command of his battalion during an enemy attack. He collected all the men he could find, and taking up a position on the outskirts of a village, brought the hostile advance to an end by his fire. He undoubtedly saved a very critical situation by his promptness, bravery and example.