Hodgson, 20329 (DCM)

The following text is a Distinguished Conduct Medal (DCM) transcription of a Border Regiment soldier of the First World War.
Name R. Hodgson
Rank Sergeant
Number 20329
Other details (Higher Broughton)
Date published 4 March 1918
Citation For conspicuous gallantry and devotion to duty in an attack in which he captured over fifty prisoners. Although wounded, he reorganised his men and was of the greatest assistance during the day.

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