Alexander Dow BRASH

Regimental number23/1568
Next of kinFriend, Miss Mary Linton, 23 Cole Street, Caversham, Dunedin
Rank on embarkationRifleman
Unit nameNew Zealand Rifle Brigade, 1915, 3rd Reinforcements of 1st Battalion, E Company
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Wellington on board HMNZT 38 Tahiti on 8 January 1916

Military Medal

'Operation, 15th September 1916. Switch Line south east of High Wood. This man is a battalion signaller and carried out the duties of linesman throughout the day, continually going up and down lines, and it was owing to his courageous work that communication was so well maintained with the front line throughout these operations. His subsequent work has also been marked by conspicuous valour and energy.'
Source: London Gazette
Date: 9 December 1916

SourcesNominal Roll Vol. 2: Roll 16, p. 2

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