Mott, 9887 (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: E. Mott[1]
Rank: Corporal
Number: 9887
Other details: 1st Border Regiment
Date published: 3 July 1915
Citation: On 28th April 1915, during operations south of Krithia, for gallant conduct in leading his company to successive fire positions, and again for conspicuous bravery and good service in attacking over difficult country.

Additional info[edit]

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.

References / notes[edit]

  1. Edward John Mott was also award the Victoria Cross on 9 March 1917.