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

Name R. Brewer
Rank Lance Corporal
Number 6615
Other details 2nd Border Regiment
Date published 1 April 1915
Citation For gallant conduct on the 18th December 1914, at Rouges Bancs, in advancing with great gallantry to within ten yards of the enemy’s trenches and assisting another man to rescue a wounded Officer.