Regt. No.: 2108
Name: Murray, Arthur
Rank: Private
Community: Adams Cove
Occupation: Fisherman
Enlisted: February 17, 1916
Enlist. Age: 18

Military Medal
London Gazette, October 18th 1917.
Action Date, August 16th 1917 – Steenbeek
For bravery in the field. In the attack on the enemy near Langemarck on 16th August 1917, he was in charge of a Lewis gun section and although only a private handled his men very well, and during the advance showed great dash and determination in leading his section. He personally kept his gun in working order when holding an advanced post which was filled with mud and water to a depth of three feet for twenty-six hours.