Hogarth, 14884 (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: A. B. Hogarth
Rank: Lance Corporal
Number: 14884
Other details: (none included)
Date published: 6 August 1917
Citation: For conspicuous gallantry and devotion to duty. During an attack, he pushed forward with his Lewis gun in advance of the objective, and captured a hostile machine gun with fifteen men and one officer.

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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.