Fletcher, 625 (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. Fletcher
Rank: Lance Sergeant
Number: 625
Other details: 5th Border Regiment TF (Cumberland)
Date published: 11 March 1916
Citation: For consistent good work. On one occasion he volunteered and carried wounded men to the Dressing Station by daylight and under heavy fire.

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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.