Duke, 8221 (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. Duke
Rank: Sergeant Major
Number: 8221
Other details: (none included)
Date published: 19 July 1917
Citation: For conspicuous gallantry and devotion to duty. He has displayed great courage and determination in bringing up supplies often under heavy fire, and has set a fine example to all.

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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.