Discovered another recipient of the Military Cross.
Lieutenant James Maxwell McIlquham, MC was a member of 31st Battery 9th Brigade Canadian Field Artillery in 1917 and was awarded the Military Cross for his actions on 3 Nov 1917. The citation for the Military Cross reads:
When the Battery was heavily shelled while in action he went from gun to gun looking after the wounded, and finally took the place of a gun layer, and kept the gun in action till he was seriously wounded.
Additional information can be found on our Military Cross page.
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