Distinguished Conduct Medal

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a British military decoration for distinguished conduct in the field

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l Distinguished Conduct Medal For conspicuous gallantry and devotion to duty in evacuating wounded from the front line at great personal risk, under shellfire.
The eight medals of Sgt Maj Frank <B Poulter, including a Distinguished Conduct Medal from 1901, which are to be auctioned this weekend
Leo Major had already earned a Distinguished Conduct Medal in Holland with Le Regiment de la Chaudiere.
The sergeant, as did many others who were originally nominated for the Victoria Cross, received the Distinguished Conduct Medal.
The Distinguished Conduct Medal, which was awarded to Corporal John Rogers for bravery in the Boer War, is expected to fetch up to pounds 4000.
He was awarded a Distinguished Conduct Medal, then a Military Medal and bar, and finally, a Victoria Cross for 'desperate bravery and great initiative' in one of the final battles of the war.
Rank: Regimental Serjeant Major Regiment: Royal Field Artillery Age: 44 Date of death: 23-11-1920 Buried at: Cardiff (Cathays) Cemetery Awards: Distinguished Conduct Medal Minister Street | W E Copner Son of John and Margaret Copner, of 6, Minister Street, Cathays, Cardiff; Husband of Gertrude Ethel Copner, of 4, Gwendoline Stret, Nantymoel, Glamorganshire.
After the war, 'Todger' Jones, who had also received a Distinguished Conduct Medal, returned to Runcorn.
South Staffordshire-born Coltman also won other awards for extremely high acts of bravery, including the Distinguished Conduct Medal and Bar, the Military Medal and Bar and was also mentioned in Despatches and the London Gazette.
He was awarded the Distinguished Conduct Medal after continuing to command while peppered with shrapnel, which took very many operations to remove after the war.
During the Gulf War he commanded the Bravo Two Zero patrol and was awarded the Distinguished Conduct Medal and Military Medal during his military career.
He was awarded the Distinguished Conduct Medal and Meritorious Service Medal for his services, but was tragically shot dead by a British Lieutenant when he tried to arrest him for desertion and passing false cheques.
All were engraved with his name, rank and serial number and included a distinguished conduct medal from service in Malaya and Burma, a British Army of the Rhine medal and a North Africa medal with Libya and Egypt bars.
2) This was followed on 31 October 1902 with a Distinguished Conduct Medal for coolness and gallantry in action at Onverwacht.
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