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DCM - 1st Jan 1918Awarded the Croix De Guerre Belgium and the Distinguished Conduct Medal * First Name: George* Surname: Cusworth* Rank: Company Sergeant Major* Service Number: 265073* Gallantry Awards...

10/28/2018 10/29/2018

Second Lieutenant WORTH, JAMES WILLIAM* Died 28/11/1917* Aged 26* 2nd/6th Bn. West Yorkshire Regiment (Prince of Wales's Own)* MC, DCMSon of William and Martha Ann Worth, of 7, Burley Mills, Kirkstall ...

10/25/2018 10/25/2018

Sgt. John Byrne, VC DCM (1832 - 1879)

NOTE: JOHN BYRNE & Sgt. John Murray, VC ARE NOT BROTHERS, BUT BOTH DO NOT HAVE A KNOWN FAMILY TREE SO ARE SHOWN HERE TOGETHER UNTIL THEY CAN BE TRACED.Buried in Thameside mud and only unearthed more th...

8/5/2018 8/5/2018

Richard Charles Travis VC DCM MM (6 April 1884 – 25 July 1918) was a New Zealand soldier who fought during the First World War and was posthumously decorated with the Victoria Cross, the highest and mo...

1/31/2017 1/31/2017

Robert Donnelly BROWN, DCM MP (1892 - 1970)

"Bob"

Medals and Awards: * Distinguished Conduct Medal (DCM)* Citation For DCM: DCM Robert Donnelly Brown, Sergeant, 2nd Batt., Otago Regiment For conspicuous gallantry and devotion to duty during the operat...

10/21/2015 1/28/2017

Henry Bragg, DCM (deceased)

5/18/2010 1/28/2017

Harold A Collison, DCM (c.1877 - 1918)

COLLISON, H A* Rank: Serjeant* Service No: P/3479* Date of Death: 04/07/1918* Regiment/Service:Military Police Corps G.H.Q. Detective Staff. * Awards: D C M * Grave Reference: IV. C. 13. * Cemetery: LE...

9/21/2015 1/28/2017

Brig. E.P. Hartshorn lost an arm in a war before WWII, but still served: 1940-06-12–1941-07-16 Commanding Officer 1st Transvaal Scottish. 1942-07-03–1943-01-18 Commanding Officer 1st South African Brig...

10/12/2016 1/28/2017

Birth registered in Q4 1896 in Gloucester.Marriage on 18th March 1918 in Gloucester.Citation for the DCM on 3rd September 1918: Sergeant 240397 in the Gloucestershire Regiment. "For conspicuous gallant...

4/26/2016 1/28/2017

Edward William "Ted" Mattner MC, DCM, MM (16 September 1893 – 21 December 1977) was an Australian politician and soldier. Born in Oakbank, South Australia, he was educated at Adelaide High School and t...

5/25/2012 1/28/2017

Stephen Sargent Claude Nunney, VC, DCM, MM (1892 - 1918)

"Claude Joseph Patrick Nunney"

Claude Nunney - VC= Take note - Proven not to be Irish see tree and timeline for more information Claude Joseph Patrick Nunney VC DCM MM ( 1892 – 18 September 1918) was a recipient of the Victoria Cros...

1/26/2015 1/28/2017

William Harold "Bill" Coltman , VC, DCM & Bar, MM & Bar (17 November 1891 – 29 June 1974) was an English recipient of the Victoria Cross (VC), the highest award for gallantry in the face of the enemy t...

1/26/2017 1/26/2017

Rank: Second Lieutenant* Service No: 12/1020* Date of Death: 07/06/1917* Age: 27* Regiment/Service: New Zealand Machine Gun Corps No. 3 Coy. * Awards: D C M * Grave Reference: II. A. 25. * Cemetery: KA...

11/26/2011 1/16/2017

Corporal Francis Ronald Garmonsway served with Keith Elliot as his Platoon Sergeant. In the same action at El Ruwisat Ridge at El Alamein when Elliot receved his VC, Ronald Garmonsway was awarded the D...

8/28/2010 12/29/2016

John Victor Bias, DCM (1887 - 1917)

JOHN VICTOR BIAS, DCM======Gunner: First Australian Infantry Field Artillery Battery===John Victor Bias was born at Eastabist, Birsay on 28th May 1887, the second son of fisherman Thomas H. Bias and Ja...

12/22/2016 12/22/2016

MACKENZIE, JOHNRank: Major Date of Death: 17/05/1915 Age: 44 Regiment/Service: Bedfordshire Regiment 1st Bn. attd. 2nd Bn. Awards: V C Grave Reference: VIII. J. 10. Cemetery: GUARDS CEMETERY, WINDY C...

11/14/2016 11/14/2016

Patrick Mohide (1890 - c.1930)

Awarded the DCM Distinguished Conduct Medal in WW1 for gallantry. Joined the 1st Batallion of the BEF British Expeditionary Force 1915 and served as a Lance Sergeant until demobbed in 1919. The only so...

1/1/2009 9/15/2016

Alec Curtis Chambers, DCM (c.1896 - 1917)

England & Wales births 1837-2006 * First name(s) ALEC CURTIS* Last name CHAMBERS* Birth year 1896* Birth quarter 4* Registration month -* Mother's last name -* District WALLINGFORD* County Berkshire* C...

2/13/2016 2/14/2016

CLAY, CHARLES PERCY PARKER* Rank: Sergeant* Service No: L/9157* Date of Death: 09/05/1915* Age: 29* Regiment/Service: Royal Sussex Regiment 2nd Bn. * Awards: D C M, Mentioned in Despatches * Panel Refe...

1/1/2016 1/1/2016

Gazetted Awards and Mentions in Despatches (subscription needed)* First Name: H A* Surname: Coles* Nationality: British* Rank: Temporary Regimental Sergeant Major* Service Number: L/9010* Gallantry Aw...

1/1/2016 1/1/2016

Dudley Stagpoole, VC, DCM MP (c.1838 - 1911)

Dudley Stagpoole VC DCM (1838 – 1 August 1911), born in Killunan, County Galway he was an Irish recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest and most prestigious award for gallantry in the face of the ...

2/23/2013 8/21/2015

8/2790, Private, 1st Battalion, Otago RegimentCITATION* Distinguished Conduct Medal * Gazetted 3 June 1919* For marked gallantry during active operations from 1st October onwards, particularly on 23rd ...

2/23/2010 3/29/2015

10/1318, 2nd Lt., 3rd Battalion, Wellington RegimentCITATION* Military Cross* Gazetted 15 February 1919* For conspicuous gallantry and devotion to duty near Briastre on October 11th 1918. By patrolling...

3/29/2015 3/29/2015

Reginald Stanley Judson VC DCM MM (29 September 1881 – 26 August 1972) was a New Zealand recipient of the Victoria Cross (VC), the highest military award for gallantry in the face of the enemy given to...

3/25/2015 3/25/2015

Served in WWI and was awarded the Distinguished Conduct Medal.65162 Private, 1st Battalion, Wellington Infantry RegimentFor most conspicuous gallantry and initiative east of Le Quesnoy on 4th November ...

8/14/2011 3/25/2015

Sgt. Sydney Board, DCM MP (1895 - 1959)

20290, Sergeant, 1st Battalion, Wellington RegimentCITATION* Distinguished Conduct Medal * For marked gallantry and good work east of Le Quesnoy on 4th November 1918. Early in the attack, when his plat...

3/4/2015 3/22/2015

Frank Ellery MP (1887 - 1944)

20512, temp Company Sergeant Major, 2nd Battalion, NZ Rifle BrigadeCITATION* Distinguished Conduct Medal * For the greatest gallantry and good leadership during the attacks on the enemy positions east ...

1/5/2013 3/22/2015

33705, Corporal, Canterbury Regiment, att 2 Light Trench Mortar BatteryCITATION* Distinguished Conduct Medal * France April 1918* For conspicuous gallantry and intelligent daring in command of a light ...

5/6/2011 3/22/2015

One of seven brothers who served in WWI, two died.9/2029, Lance Corporal, Otago Mounted RiflesCITATION* Distinguished Conduct Medal * For conspicuous gallantry and devotion to duty on the 24th August 1...

3/21/2015 3/21/2015

One of seven brothers who served in WWI, two died.13/791, Corporal, Auckland Mounted RiflesCITATION* Distinguished Conduct Medal * Ayun Kara, Palestine, 14 November 1917* For conspicuous gallantry and ...

6/9/2012 3/21/2015

Lewis Crawford-Watson MP (1891 - 1959)

Only child.God-father was Charles James Watson, in parish church at Norton-on-Tees in 1891.Came to New Zealand in 1909.Machel & Ethel Watson-Munro met and welcomed him.WW1, embarked from Auckland 16 Oc...

10/23/2010 3/21/2015

40191, Lance Corporal, 2nd Battalion, Canterbury RegimentCITATION* Distinguished Conduct Medal * For conspicuous gallantry and devotion to duty on 15th October 1918, on Saint Quentin Canal. He succeede...

4/18/2011 3/21/2015

4/363, Sapper, Signal Troop, Mounted Brigade, NZ EngineersCITATION* Distinguished Conduct Medal * For conspicuous gallantry on the night of the 22nd August 1915, at Kaiajik, Aghala (Hill 60, Dardanelle...

1/23/2010 3/21/2015

Robert George Herbert Boles MP (1887 - 1950)

"George Herbert Boles"

23/366, Acting Company Sergeant Major, 1st Battalion, NZ Rifle BrigadeCITATION* Distinguished Conduct Medal * Flers 15 September 1916* For conspicuous gallantry in action. He re organized his men and l...

10/19/2012 3/21/2015

3/115A, Company Sergeant Major, NZ Mounted Field AmbulanceCITATION* Distinguished Conduct Medal * Egypt, 1916* For conspicuous gallantry and devotion to duty. He has set a fine example of courage, cool...

3/21/2015 3/21/2015

Sgt. James Alfred Barr, DCM MP (1884 - 1964)

7/659, Sergeant, Machinegun Squadron, Canterbury Mounted RiflesCITATION* Distinguished Conduct Medal * Gaza, 19 April 1917* For conspicuous gallantry and devotion to duty. Although badly wounded in act...

5/17/2009 3/21/2015

Albert Garnet Anderson MP (1893 - 1966)

14/87, Staff Sergeant Major, No 2 Depot Unit of Supply, NZ Army Service CorpsCITATION* Distinguished Conduct Medal* Roye, 21-27 March 1918. For conspicuous gallantry and devotion to duty. When in charg...

11/7/2009 3/21/2015

10/3519, Corporal, 2nd Battalion, Wellington RegimentCITATION* Distinguished Conduct Medal * For conspicuous gallantry and good leadership on 29 September 1918, near La Vacquerie. Early in the advance ...

1/27/2010 3/16/2015

24844, Company Sergeant Major, NZ Cyclist BattalionCITATION Commander of the most Excellent Order of the British Empire (CBE)* For services to the farming communityDistinguished Conduct Medal* Gazetted...

11/1/2014 3/16/2015

Sergt. Maurice Patrick Malone, DCM MP (1895 - 1926)

"Mot"

Served in WW1 and was awarded the Distinguished Conduct Medal (London Gazette, 28 March 1918, p3893)."For conspicuous gallantry and devotion to duty. When his officer was wounded early in the attack he...

3/2/2015 3/2/2015

One of three brothers who served in the South African war. In 1901 he was awarded the Distinguished Conduct Medal. Walter also served in WW1 at Gallipoli and the Western Front. South African War, 1899-...

3/1/2015 3/2/2015

One of five brothers who served in WW1, two died.William Thornton Watson, DSO, MC, DCM (10 November 1887 – 9 September 1961) was a New Zealander who served as an officer in the Australian Imperial Forc...

2/26/2015 2/26/2015

26/1161, Private, 4th Battalion, NZ Rifle BrigadeCITATION* Distinguished Conduct Medal * Flers 15 September 1916* For conspicuous gallantry and devotion to duty. He displayed the greatest courage as a ...

2/25/2015 2/25/2015

Frank Lambert Dickinson, DCM MP (aft.1893 - 1926)

Birth. Jun.Q.1893, Sheffield, Yorks., Vol.09c, Pg.662, (GRO Mothers Maiden as Lambert),Marriage. Dec.Q.1919, Sheffield, Yorks., Vol., Pg., (Unchecked - Further Details Not Visible),N.B. 1911c - Given A...

8/27/2009 2/23/2015

HAYTHORNTHWAITE, THOMAS EDWARD* Rank: Private* Service No: 811917* Date of Death: 30/09/1918* Age: 36* Regiment/Service: Canadian Infantry 49th Bn. * Awards: D C M * Grave Reference: II. E. 18. * Cemet...

8/21/2009 2/23/2015

Cpl. Jesse Cyril Dibble, DCM MP (1894 - 1975)

"Jessie"

One of four brothers who served in WW1, two were awarded medals for acts of gallantry.26571, Corporal, 2nd Battalion, NZ Rifle BrigadeCITATION* Distinguished Conduct Medal * For conspicuous gallantry a...

2/22/2015 2/23/2015

One of four brothers who served in WW1, two were awarded medals for acts of gallantry.Trevor Dibble was in the original force that went to Samoa, and on returning to New Zealand he volunteered for the ...

2/22/2015 2/23/2015

Henry Edelsten, DCM MP (1884 - 1916)

2/11/2009 2/17/2015

James Henry Shove, DCM MP (1875 - 1916)

SHOVE, JAMESRank: Lance Corporal Service No: 86362 Date of Death: 15/04/1916 Age: 41 Regiment/Service: Royal Engineers 173rd Tunnelling Coy. Awards: D C M Grave Reference: I. J. 17. Cemetery: NOEUX-...

4/29/2011 2/17/2015

Henry William "Harry" Murray, VC, CMG, DSO & Bar, DCM (1 December 1880 – 7 January 1966) was an Australian recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest decoration for gallantry "in the face of the enem...

12/8/2012 2/16/2015

In 1910, Littler became manager of a rubber and coconut company on the island of Mindanao. Due to financial problems, he returned to Tasmania in 1914 and joined the Australian Imperial Force on 16 Dece...

12/1/2011 2/16/2015

Lucas Majozi, DCM MP (1916 - 1969)

Lucas Majozi=The highest award gained by an African soldier in the Second World War was the DCM (Distinguished Conduct Medal) awarded to a stretcher-bearer, Lucas Majozi (1916-1969).The DCM was the sec...

8/21/2014 2/16/2015
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One of five brothers who served in WW1, all returned home.12/257, Sergeant Major, 3rd Battalion, Auckland Regiment CITATION * Distinguished Conduct Medal * France, June 1917 – January 1918* For Conspic...

10/30/2014 2/15/2015

Sgt. Mjr. Robert Birnie, DCM MP (1889 - 1916)

One of six brothers who served in WW1, three died, two won medals for acts of gallantry in the field.Battery-Sergt.Major Robert Birnie, D.C.M., who was killed at the Somme at the age of 27, was prior t...

2/13/2015 2/15/2015

George McLean, DCM MP (1875 - bef.1934)

PRIVATE GEORGE MCLEAN, DCM======A Rancher who belonged to the Head of the Lake Indian Band in the Okanagan district of British Columbia, Private George McLean was a Canadian WWI War Hero, and the recip...

9/28/2014 2/15/2015