Regt. No.: 1164
Name: Phillips, George
Rank: Private
Community: Whitbourne
Occupation: Lumberman
Enlisted: February 12, 1915
Enlist. Age: 22
Fatality: October 12, 1916

Military Medal
London Gazette, 21st December 1916.


He displayed conspicuous gallantry in the raid on 27/28 June 1916, south of Beaumont-Hamel. He entered the enemy trench and accounted for several of the enemy single handed. After getting out of the trench he went back again to try and obtain some identification. He remained out all night and had to cut his way back through the enemy's wire. This man also took part in the attack on July 1st and showed great gallantry. He was wounded on this date.