Distinguished Conduct Medals record example

Distinguished Conduct Medals

Records: 24,922 · Complete: 100%

This database goes a step beyond medal rolls by providing researches access to more than 24,000 citations for recipients awarded the Distinguished Conduct Medal, Great Britain's second highest military honor for noncommissioned officers and enlisted personnel, in the years surrounding the Great War. These citations, which often appeared in the London Gazette, give a short summary of the actions that resulted in the award's being given.

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Source Information

"U.K., Citations of the Distinguished Conduct Medal, 1914-1920" database with images Fold3 (https://www.fold3.com//title/931/distinguished-conduct-medals: accessed November 27, 2021)

Publication Title
Distinguished Conduct Medals
Total Records
24,922 · Complete: 100%
Content Source
Naval and Military Press logoNaval and Military Press
Published on Fold3
10 Sep 2015
Last Updated
10 Sep 2015
Description
Awards given to forces from throughout the British Empire during WWI.