Name on ROH: A.H. LINDSAY
Alexander Lilly arrived in France in July 1916. In November 1917 he was awarded the DCM. He married Maud Elizabeth Coleman in London in August 1918 while on leave. He was invalided to Australia with chronic bronchitis in December 1918.
Distinguished Conduct Medal citation: "For conspicuous gallantry and devotion to duty as stretcher bearer. He carried on his work under direct machine gun and rifle fire, and rendered splendid service in attending to the wounded of all battalions. He showed magnificent coolness and devotion to duty, and many men owe their lives to his courage in the face of heavy fire.' (Awarded 19 November 1917)