Slater, 7170 (DCM)
|Name:||G. A. Slater|
|Other details:||2nd Border Regiment|
|Date published:||31 May 1916|
|Citation:||“For conspicuous gallantry during a heavy bombardment by the enemy. He kept up rapid fire when part of his trench was blown in, went back over the open for fresh ammunition, and generally set a fine example of courage.”|
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