Lloyd’s Medal for Meritorious Service, Captain William Edward Brewer, S.S. Norseman, 24th March 1918. Capt Brewer was also awarded the King’s Commendation for Brave Conduct during WW1.
In fitted Wyon case of issue, naming officially engraved: Captain William Edward Brewer, S. S. “Norseman” 24th March 1918
London Gazette 7th June 1918:
“Honours for the Mercantile Marine
The King has been graciously pleased to approve of the award of Decorations to the under mentioned Officers of the British mercantile Marine, in recognition of zeal and devotion to duty in carrying on the trade of the country during the War:-
The King has further been graciously pleased to give orders for the publication of the name of the under mentioned Officers and Men in the London Gazette, as having received an expression of commendation for their services:-
Capt William Edward Brewer”