Regt. No.: 856
Name: McGrath, Thomas White
Rank: Private
Community: St. John's
Occupation: Druggist
Enlisted: January 2, 1915
Enlist. Age: 19
Fatality: October 11, 1916

Military Medal
London Gazette, December 21st 1916
Action Date, July 1st 1916 – Beaumont-Hamel
For conspicuous gallantry on July 1st 1916, in attending to the wounded under heavy fire. On July 1st 1916, near Beaumont-Hamel, he showed conspicuous devotion to duty as a Red Cross attendant under heavy shell and machine gun fire during daylight, bringing in wounded men after the attack had failed. His conduct was most gallant.