Regt. No.: 833 / O-72
Name: Hicks, Henry George
Rank: 2nd Lieutenant
Community: Carmanville
Occupation: Teacher
Enlisted: December 30, 1914
Enlist. Age: 27

Military Cross
London Gazette, 6th April 1918 and Supplement 26th December 1917
Action Date, 9th October 1917.
For conspicuous gallantry and devotion to duty. He took charge of part of the line when several officers became casualties, and made the position secure when a unit on his flank was forced back, and held it against a heavy counterattack. He showed great courage and determination.