Auction: 18002 - Orders, Decorations and Medals
A Great War D.C.M. group of four awarded to Warrant Officer Class II J. Wood, 8th Siege Battery, Royal Garrison Artillery
Distinguished Conduct Medal, G.V.R. (24530 Sjt: J. Wood. 8/Sg: Bty: R.G.A.); 1914 Star, with clasp (24530 Cpl. J. Wood. R.G.A.); British War and Victory Medals (24530 W. O. Cl. 2 J. Wood. R.A.), mounted as worn, light contact marks overall, good very fine (4)
D.C.M. Edinburgh Gazette 14 March 1916:
'For conspicuous gallantry on several occasions as telephonist, notably on one occasion when he went out fearlessly under a heavy fire to repair telephone lines which had been cut by shellfire.'
John Wood served on the Western Front from 14 October 1914; sold with copied MIC.
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