Regt. No.: 1438 / O-290
Name: Dunphy, Thomas J.
Rank: Sergeant
Community: St. John's
Occupation: Paper Maker
Enlisted: April 14, 1915
Enlist. Age: 20

Distinguished Conduct Medal
London Gazette, 26th January 1918 and September 9th 1917.
Action Date, 16th August 1917.
For conspicuous gallantry and devotion to duty. During an attack on the enemy position he and another man followed our barrage closely through a swamp and helping each other along, bombed the blockhouse and destroyed a machine gun and team which was threatening the advance of their platoon. He showed the greatest courage and initiative throughout.