London Gazette index entry detail

Publication details:

Publication date: 29 Oct 1918.

Issue: 30983.

Page: 12816.


West Hoathly.

Person details:

Name: S. A. Constable D. C. M.

Marital Status: Not given.

Occupation: Royal Sussex Regiment.


War Office, 30th October 1918, His Majesty the KING has been graciously pleased to approve, of the award of the Distinguished Conduct Medal to the undermentioned Warrant Officers, Non-Commissioned Officers, and Men, for gallantry and distinguished service in the field:— 200172 Sjt. S. A. Constable, R. Suss. R. (West Heathley). For conspicuous gallantry and devotion to duty. He collected and organised a company under heavy shell and machine-gun fire after all the officers in the neighbourhood had become casualties. By his utter disregard of danger and continued cheerfulness he set a splendid example to the men and inspired all with a feeling of confidence in the success of the advance.



Transcribed by:

Michael Metcalfe.

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