Name: VEALE, WCD

Award: Distinguished Conduct Medal

Post-nominal: DCM

Date granted: 06 February 1918

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Citation:

For conspicuous gallantry and devotion to duty. He was one of a party who were starting to mark out an assembly position when the officer and. three others were seriously wounded. He attended to all their wounds under continuous shell-fire and got them away to safety. He then marked out the assembly position successfully. He showed great courage and initiative.