2466/240584 Sergeant Gershon Shimwell awarded the Military Medal.
1939/240333 L/Cpl John Laurence Adams awarded the Military Medal.
“For conspicuous gallantry in the Lievin Sector on the night 2nd/3rd June 1917 when out with a working party that was caught in heavy bombardment”
2283/240504 Pte Henry Fletcher awarded the Military Medal
The Officer was Sergeant was 2nd Lieut. Leslie Nethercote Johnson (who later died of wounds) and the Sergeant was William Booth, a quarryman from Peak Dale.
16 June Trenches: Disposition of units as follows:-
- 6th Sherwood Foresters on RIGHT
- 7th Sherwood Foresters on LEFT
- 5th Sherwood Foresters RIGHT SUPPORT
- 8th Sherwood Foresters LEFT SUPPORT
139 Infantry Brigade: Headquarters War Diary [WO95/2692]