Davis, 2747 (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: G. Davis
Rank: Private
Number: 2747
Other details: (Bishopstoke)
Date published: 17 April 1918
Citation: For conspicuous gallantry and devotion to duty. This man has not left the battalion for a single day since the outbreak of hostilities. When the battalion was without either a quartermaster or a regimental quartermaster-serjeant, he carried out the combined duties with great ability and success. He has set a magnificent example of faithfulness and loyalty to the battalion.

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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.