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Fold 3 have his attestation forms-40 pages

Application Year

1914

Regiment

Durham Light Infantry

Residence

16 Hyde Park Street, Gateshead - on Tyne

As does Ancestry

UK, British Army World War I Service Records, 1914-1920 - Ancestry.co.uk

seems he got a Military Medal and a DCM

 

George

 

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DCM with citation https://www.thegazette.co.uk/London/issue/29528/supplement/3442

LONDON GAZETTE, 30 MARCH, 1916

2193 Private J. Sterry, 1/9th Battalion, Durham Light Infantry, T.F. For conspicuous gallantry when he voluntarily went out and brought in two wounded men of another regiment, one after the other, under heavy shell fire

MM  https://www.thegazette.co.uk/London/issue/29854/supplement/12052

LONDON GAZETTE, 9 DECEMBER, 1916

2193 Pte. S. J. Sterry, Durh. L.I.

MIC  https://discovery.nationalarchives.gov.uk/details/r/D5379375

Shows landed France, 20.4.15 = 1914-15 Star, British War Medal and Victory Medal

:-) M

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