The Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment

Company Sergeant Major E J Newbrook


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Company Serjeant Major E J NEWBROOK, 5706, Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment.

AWARDS: DCM


London Gazette 9th October 1915.

His Majesty The KING has been graciously pleased to approve of the award of the Distinguished Conduct Medal to the under mentioned Warrant Officers, Non-commissioned Officers, and Men, for gallantry and distinguished service in the Field:

Company Serjeant-Major E. J. Newbrook, 5706, 2nd Battalion, Royal West Kent Regiment.

For conspicuous gallantry and resource on the 24th July, 1915, throughout the action near Nasiriyah (Mesopotamia). Although severely wounded Company Serjeant-Major Newbrook remained with his command until .the end of the day's operations, giving a fine example of bravery end devotion to duty.


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