LONDON, April 9
Lieutenant Commander R. Warden has been awarded the Albert Medal of the first class for special gallantry in descending the hold of the ammunition ship Maine at Boulogne and extinguishing a fire in two cases of high explosives which were already alight on the outsides. The officers, and crew had been withdrawn.
Private Grimble of the Middlesex regiment has been awarded the Albert Medal of the second class for accompanying Lieut. Commander Warden on deck and handing him the hose.
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GALLANT DEEDS., Akaroa Mail and Banks Peninsula Advertiser, Volume LXXV, Issue 3535, 11 April 1916
GALLANT DEEDS. Akaroa Mail and Banks Peninsula Advertiser, Volume LXXV, Issue 3535, 11 April 1916
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