CEF Award Detail

Lance Sergeant Percy Way

Distinguished Conduct Medal

Regimental Number:
Canadian Infantry
13th Battalion
Enlistment Date:
April 19, 1915
Date of Birth:
August 11, 1893
Date of Death:
September 13, 1917
Date of Award:
For conspicuous gallantry and devotion to duty in leading his platoon to their objective after the platoon officer had been killed. On entering the enemey trench he worked round behind a machine-gun which was inflicting heavy casualties, and captured the gun and crew of twelve men.
Date of Citation:
February 6, 1918
Citation Source:
London Gazette via Riddle & Mitchell.
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Soldier Notes:
Son of Caleb and Annie Way, of Consecon, Ontario.

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