Bridge, 6507 (DCM)

The following text is a Distinguished Conduct Medal (DCM) transcription of a Border Regiment soldier of the First World War.
Name W. Bridge
Rank Sergeant
Number 6507
Other details 2nd Border Regiment
Date published 11 March 1916
Citation For conspicuous gallantry when he went out under heavy fire and carried a wounded officer of another regiment into safety. On another occasion also he did valuable work, and displayed great coolness.

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