Hodgson, 9426 (DCM)

The following text is a Distinguished Conduct Medal (DCM) transcription of a Border Regiment soldier of the First World War.
Name W. Hodgson
Rank Lance Corporal
Number 9426
Other details 2nd Border Regiment
Date published 30 June 1915
Citation For conspicuous gallantry at Neuve Chapelle from March 10th to 14th 1915, when he constantly took messages under heavy fire.

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