Beech, 33267 (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: E. Beech
Rank: Private
Number: 33267
Other details: Border Regiment
Date published: 16 August 1917
Citation: For conspicuous gallantry and devotion to duty. He showed great fearlessness in going forward to an outpost line six times with messages, on each occasion having to go through heavy hostile barrage.

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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.