For conspicuous gallantry and devotion to duty.

On it being reported that the enemy had broken through and were about to attack his line in rear, he immediately organised and carried through a counter-attack, which succeeded in recapturing a vital point and thus saving a critical situation.

Throughout the day and on subsequent occasions he has displayed cool courage, initiative and fine determination.

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