Tope, William Frederick: Service no. 53166 (Military Medal)

Digitized Service Record

Source: Earned the Military Medal for “Bravery in the Field” during the actions at the Somme September 1916.

Appendix to October 1916 War Diary outlining the soldiers who won decorations from Septembers 1916 action on the Somme Front.

Appendix to October 1916 War Diary outlining the soldiers who won decorations from Septembers 1916 action on the Somme Front.

Was a sniper according to a London Advertiser article interview of Sergeant M.H. Lee relating those who were in his sniping platoon.

Part 2 Citys Crack Shot Back from France Ready for Match London Advertister. November 25 1916 Page 1

Source: Citys Crack Shot Back from France Ready for Match. London Advertiser. November 23, 1916. Page 1.

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