Barwick, 7/14636 (DCM)

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The following text is a Distinguished Conduct Medal (DCM) transcription of a Border Regiment soldier of the First World War.

Name: W. Barwick
Rank: Lance Sergeant
Number: 7/14636
Other details: 7th Border Regiment
Date published: 15 March 1916
Citation: For conspicuous gallantry, when it was largely due to his promptness and courage with his bombers that the enemy was driven back from occupying the crater formed by a mine which they had exploded.

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Border Regiment DCM's were published in the Supplements to the Gazette (London-Edinburgh-Belfast). These can be searched for using Gazettes-Online where scanned images of the original pages are available to view for free. This Distinguished Conduct Medal Citation has been transcribed as accurately as possible but please be aware there may be some typos or others errors as part of this process.