H.P. Eidmans

Tales of valour

Military Medal

Military Medal

EIDMANS H P,

“B” Battalion Tank corps

This NCO carried out his duties as tank NCO most efficiently in action on November 20th and 21st 1917, in the attack on Cantaing. He volunteered to join a crew for which an NCO was required for the attack on Fontaine on November 23rd. On this day he continued at duty in action and did very good work after being wounded in the leg.
He has consistently shown fine leadership and great devotion to duty and set a splendid example which has inspired the crews with confidence.

MILITARY MEDAL

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1914-15 STAR

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BRITISH WAR MEDAL 1914-18 (SILVER)

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VICTORY MEDAL

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