Below are the names of hundreds of soldiers and individuals from Fort William / Port Arthur to be awarded military medals and honors during the First World War. The entries are listed in alphabetical order by type of decoration / honour, not by precedence. Use the search box to the right to search for individual names if needed. Note that this list may be incomplete and any corrections or additions can be shared via email to ww1project@tbpl.ca. Further information may be available online through Library and Archives Canada personnel files.


Croix de guerre

Corporal Baker – FWDTJ April 26 1916

Corporal William Martyn – FWDTJ April 25 1918

Sergeant George Arthur Bailey – FWDTJ December 14 1918

Major W. J. Hamilton – FWDTJ December 14 1918

Sergeant William Martyn – FWDTJ December 14 1918

Flight-Lieutenant Ernest Potter (with palm leaf) – FWDTJ December 14 1918

 

Cross of St. Stanislaus

Lieutenant Ralph Harstone – FWDTJ December 14 1918

Distinguished Conduct Medal

Private Arthur Lucas – FWDTJ April 21 1917

Corporal Baker – FWDTJ April 26 1916

Sergeant William G. Gerow – FWDTJ August 31 1918

Flight-Lieutenant W. S. Rosevear – FWDTJ December 11 1917

Private F. L. (Nobby) Clarke – FWDTJ December 14 1918

Ben Griffis – FWDTJ December 14 1918

Regimental Sergeant-Major Johnson – FWDTJ December 14 1918

Lieutenant Jack Kavanagh – FWDTJ December 14 1918

Sergeant-Major Lawton – FWDTJ December 14 1918

Peter McVicar – FWDTJ December 14 1918

Sergeant Ralph Richards – FWDTJ December 14 1918

Sergeant Donald Smith – FWDTJ December 14 1918

 

Distinguished Service Cross

Flight-Lieutenant Sidney Rosevear – FWDTJ December 14 1918

Bar to Distinguished Service Cross

Flight Lieutenant Stanley Rosevear – FWDTJ April 12 1918

Flight-Lieutenant Sidney Rosevear – FWDTJ December 14 1918

Distinguished Service Order

Major Milton John Francis – FWDTJ August 17 1917

Lieutenant Colonel R. H. Neeland – FWDTJ December 6 1918

Lieutenant Colonel Milton Francis – FWDTJ December 14 1918

Major Hal C. Fryer – FWDTJ December 14 1918

Brigadier-General D. M. Hogarth – FWDTJ December 14 1918

Colonel L. T. Martin – FWDTJ December 14 1918

Colonel Harry Neeland – FWDTJ December 14 1918

Brigadier-General R. F. Manly Sims – FWDTJ December 14 1918

Colonel H. H. Wilcox – FWDTJ December 14 1918

 

 

 

Italian Silver Medal

 

Military Cross

Captain Douglas Young – FWDTJ August 8 1918 & FWDTJ August 9 1918

Lieutenant Raymond Penniman – FWDTJ – August 11 1916

Lieutenant Dugald – FWDTJ – August 11 1916

Lieutenant Hal Fryer – FWDTJ August 11 1916

Lieutenant Harold Churchill – FWDTJ December 14 1918

Lieutenant R. Dougall – FWDTJ December 14 1918

Major Hal C. Fryer – FWDTJ December 14 1918

Captain R. J. Manion – FWDTJ December 14 1918

Captain O’Kelly – FWDTJ December 14 1918

Lieutenant Ray Penniman – FWDTJ December 14 1918

Captain Rev. F. G. Sherring – FWDTJ December 14 1918

Lieutenant Walter Waddell – FWDTJ December 14 1918

Major E. R. A. Wilcox – FWDTJ December 14 1918

 

 

 

Military Medal

Norman Wrigley – FWDTJ August 16 1916

Augustus Belanger – FWDTJ August 17 1916

Private P. Pyatt – FWTDJ August 17 1918

Private Henry Arseneau – FWDTJ August 28 1916

Sergeant Allan S. Whitacre – FWDTJ December 4 1916

R. Ashcroft – FWDTJ December 14 1918

Sergeant George Arthur Bailey – FWDTJ December 14 1918

Corporal A. Beanland – FWDTJ December 14 1918

Augustin Belanger – FWDTJ December 14 1918

Regimental Sergeant-Major C. Boier – FWDTJ December 14 1918

Corporal Alec Delaronde – FWDTJ December 14 1918

Corporal James Earnshaw – FWDTJ December 14 1918

Corporal Ernest Earnshaw – FWDTJ December 14 1918

Sergeant Walter Frank Ede – FWDTJ December 14 1918

Corporal Thomas Godchere – FWDTJ December 14 1918

Lieutenant C. H. Gorrie – FWDTJ December 14 1918

Corporal J. Hadfield – FWDTJ December 14 1918

Lance-Corporal G. H. James – FWDTJ December 14 1918

Laughlan Mann – FWDTJ December 14 1918

Peter McVicar – FWDTJ December 14 1918

Corporal William Murray – FWDTJ December 14 1918

C. V. Noedrom – FWDTJ December 14 1918

Sergeant Lewis A. Perry – FWDTJ December 14 1918

Percy “Jack” Pyatt – FWDTJ December 14 1918

Lieutenant Wilfrid Rutledge – FWDTJ December 14 1918

Sergeant Cecil Scott – FWDTJ December 14 1918

Harry Stephenson – FWDTJ December 14 1918

Company Sergeant Major S. Sydenham – FWDTJ December 14 1918

Sergeant Leonard Thrower – FWDTJ December 14 1918

Walter Whitehurst – FWDTJ December 14 1918

Alex Wood – FWDTJ December 14 1918

 

Bar to Military Medal

Sergeant George Arthur Bailey – FWDTJ December 14 1918

Lieutenant Wilfrid Rutledge – FWDTJ December 14 1918

Harry Stephenson – FWDTJ December 14 1918

 

Mons Star

Corporal G. E. Clarke – FWDTJ December 14 1918

George Davies – FWDTJ December 14 1918

W. T. Elms – FWDTJ December 14 1918

Private H. Moffatt – FWDTJ December 14 1918

Private Harry Newman – FWDTJ December 14 1918

Private Horace Fiper – FWDTJ December 14 1918

Private P. Polson – FWDTJ December 14 1918

Samuel Critchton – FWDTJ December 16 1918

 

 

Order of Danilo, Second Class

Brigadier-General Donald M. Hogarth – FWDTJ December 13 1918

Order of St Michael and St George – Companion Class

Brigadier-General R. F. Manly Sims – FWDTJ December 14 1918

Order of the British Empire

Major W. H. Mills – FWDTJ December 17 1918

Promotion in lieu of decoration

Lieutenant Dyer – FWDTJ December 14 1918

Captain A. Pain – FWDTJ December 14 1918

 

 

Russian Order of St. George’s Cross

Private Lester Vincent – FWDTJ August 1 1918

Russian Victorian Cross

Corporal Lester Vincent – FWDTJ August 3 1918

 

Unspecific Decoration

Ernest Manuel – FWDTJ December 14 1918

 

Victoria Cross

Captain O’Kelly – FWDTJ December 14 1918