Duggan, 7/6491 (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: J. Duggan
Rank: Colour Sergeant (Acting Company Sergeant Major)
Number: 7/6491
Other details: 7th Border Regiment
Date published: 15 March 1916
Citation: For conspicuous gallantry, when, during a very heavy bombardment, he attended to and cheered the wounded. He set a fine example of cool bravery.

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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.