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With the Machine Gunners in France and Palestine

Lieut. G. H. Tomline

Lieut. G. H. Tomline.

For conspicuous gallantry and devotion to duty. When the infantry having been checked in their advance by heavy fire, he boldly pushed his guns forward and silenced the enemy's guns, which enabled the infantry to advance and capture high ground dominating the position. Again, the enemy having captured one of his guns, he led a bombing party which recaptured it.