Joined: 29 Sep 2008
Location: Rockcliffe Dalbeattie
|Posted: Mon Oct 08, 2018 4:42 pm Post subject:
Service Number 8566
Black Watch (Royal Highlanders)
D C M, M M
London Gazette 20/10/1916 p.10200
8566 Sjt. J. Docherty, R. Highrs. For conspicuous gallantry in action. On two occasions, after his officer had been wounded, he led his platoon with great bravery and skill, gaining the objective. His devotion to duty and fine example have been very marked.
London Gazette 1/9/1916 p.8655 Military Medal
8566 Sjt. J. Docherty, R. Highrs.