Bosworth H – 1909
BB Gazette Vol.18 No.8 – The Brigade Executive has awarded the Cross for Heroism to Private Harry Bosworth, aged 13, 14th Birmingham Company, for saving a Boy from drowning in the Canal at Wester Road, Birmingham, on 2nd December, 1909. Private Bosworth has also been awarded the Certificate of the Royal Humane Society for this act.
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