Military Medal G.V.R, (1490 Pte. 2/Manch. R.). 1914-15 Star British War Medal Victory Medal (1490 Pte. Manch. R.) 1490 Lance Corporal C. Dempsey, 2nd Battalion, Manchester Regiment EF


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M.M. London Gazette 24 January 1919, this Gazette reflects awards for the battle of Amiens, 8th August 1918 to 3rd September 1918. A posthumous award. Charles Dempsey was born in Bootle, Liverpool, and was the son of John and Delia Dempsey, of 14 George Street, Morecambe, Lancashire.

He served during the Great War with the 2nd Battalion, Manchester Regiment in the French theatre of war from 4 January 1915.

Lance-Corporal Dempsey was killed in action on the Western Front, 1 October 1918, and is buried in the Joncourt British Cemetery, Aisne, France.