McGowan, 8869 (DCM)
|Other details:||2nd Border Regiment|
|Date published:||5 August 1915|
|Citation:||“For conspicuous gallantry on the 16th May 1915, at Festubert, when he voluntarily went out, and brought in five wounded men under a very heavy fire, and then advanced with his company. He gave a fine example of courage and devotion to duty.”|
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