HERRING, David Warren

Royal Corps of Signals

Signalman David Herring, Royal Corps of Signals, was awarded the Distinguished Conduct Medal in recognition of distinguished services in the field. The National Archives file records his award under Escape and Evasion Reports [1]. He later joined 2 Special Service Brigade Signals Troop [2].

He remained in military service completing 22 years with the Colours [2].

The death of Cpl. David W. Herring DCM (2 Bde Sigs) of Ormesby, Teeside, was announced in Commando Association newsletter 110 issued March 2000.

[1] London Gazette 35002, page 6802 published 29 November 1940.
[1] National Archives file WO 373/60/137.
[2] Commando Association newsletter 110 issued March 2000.
[2] Commando Association newsletter 33 issued Sept. 1961.

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