Bradbury, 1483 (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: H. Bradbury
Rank: Sergeant
Number: 1483
Other details: Border Regiment
Date published: 14 November 1916
Citation: For conspicuous gallantry in action. He several times crossed the open under heavy fire to ensure communication between two companies. Later, as a sniper, he rendered valuable services, himself accounting for at least ten enemy snipers. He displayed great courage and determination throughout.

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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.