Regt. No.: 417
Name: Gladney, William Joseph
Rank: Private
Community: Portugal Cove
Occupation: Machinist
Enlisted: September 3, 1914
Enlist. Age: 20

Distinguished Conduct Medal
London Gazette, June 3rd 1916 and
Supplement June 21st 1916
Action – Gallipoli – 1915
For conspicuous gallantry. He went out alone to within 25 yards of the enemy's trench, located four enemy machine guns, shot two sentries, and brought back a valuable report.