Jenkinson, 1296 (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. Jenkinson
Rank: Lance Corporal
Number: 1296
Other details: 5th Border Regiment (Cumberland)
Date published: 15 March 1916
Citation: For conspicuous and consistent gallantry and devotion to duty when searching for and tending the wounded under fire. Since May 1915, he has done fine work.

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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.