Source: Mentioned on May 12th, 1916 War Diary as being added to Battalion as a reinforcement.
Received the Military Cross for his actions at the Somme, September 15, 1916.
Received the Military Cross for his actions:
Lt. William Kenneth Fraser, Inf.
For conspicuous gallantry in action. He repelled with great gallantry an enemy bombing attack. He subsequently led his platoon forward and captured the enemy trenches, displaying unusual coolness throughout.Source: London Gazette issue 29824 page 39 of 72 (11077).