Cunningham, Richard: Service no. 53646

CVWM Page

Digitized Service Record

June 6, 1916 War Diary entry relates that Sergeant Cunningham was awarded the Distinguished Conduct Medal.

DCM Citation

53646 Sjt. R. Cunningham. 18th Canadian Infy. Bn:

For consistent gallantry, notably during a heavy bombardment, he carried wounded men from the front line into safety, and also, by daylight and in full view of the enemy carried supplies to an isolated post.

No. 29684
Supplement to the London Gazette
27 July 1916

31829_B016734-00490 074507a 074507b

PENTAX Image

PENTAX Image

doc1809345 doc1841142 doc1841143 doc5704035

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s