Cpl. J. Horsfield. R. Fus.
In recognition of gallant and distinguished services in the Middle East.
The Recommendation states:
‘Corporal Horsfield was ordered by Captain Wilson to take his Carrier forward and attack a strong point which was holding up the advance of the 3/1st Punjab Regiment. He advanced in the face of intense anti-tank and machine gun fire. His driver was killed and he was wounded, but not before the post was captured. This action was noted by the Officer Commanding, 3/1st Punjab Regiment, and was personally commended by him.’
One edge bruise