Borland, John Lee: Service no. 53999 (Military Medal) Earned Military Medal June 1916. Digitized Service Record His son, Flying Officer Alexander “Sandy” George Borland, was shot down by an American Army Airforce Thunderbolt. Inverclyde’s The Great War bio. Source: Operation Picture Me via The 18th Battalion Facebook Group. London Free Press. June 7, 1916. Note that this article relates the incorrect decoration. Lance Corporal Borland mentioned in Canadian Casualties from the Toronto World; March 31, 1916. Share this:EmailFacebookTwitterRedditLinkedInPrintTumblrPocketPinterestTelegramWhatsAppSkypeLike this:Like Loading... Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here... Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Email (required) (Address never made public) Name (required) Website You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Google account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Twitter account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Facebook account. ( Log Out / Change ) Cancel Connecting to %s Notify me of new comments via email. Notify me of new posts via email. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.