Two additional awards to members of our World War I perpetuated units.
Driver Weston Baldwin, DCM citation for the Distinguished Conduct Medal reads:
For great gallantry and devotion to duty since August 1917, especially night on 4th-5th Nov. near Onnaign, as lead driver of a wagon bringing ammunition to the battery position. On arrival he found the position being shelled. he drove up to his gun, had his wheel driver hold the horses, and himself unloaded his wagon and returned down the road to the wagon line.
Gunner William Baldwin, MM was a member of 9th Brigade, Canadian Field Artillery when he was awarded the Military Medal on 18 November 1918. There were no details recorded on his citation card. He was taken on strength 15th Brigade, Canadian Field Artillery while in England.
Check out their stories n the Honours and Awards page and in the nominal roll.
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