ELLWOOD, William Cyril

Known as: 
Bill
Rank: 
Company Sergeant Major
Unit/Base: 
Regiment/Corps: 
Essex Regiment
Service: 
Army
Service number: 
6019994
Honours & Awards: 
Operations: 
CSM Elwood was awarded the DCM for "gallant and distinguished services in Italy".
(Source: Supplement to the London Gazettes of 11th Jan 1944 published on the 13th January 1944).
 

The action resulting in his award took place on the 13th September 1943 at Dragone Hill, Salerno. At the time he was a Lance Sergeant and he was wounded during this action. Post war Bill emigrated to Australia.


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