Distinguished Conduct Medal group of 3 to 311048 A./Bombr. Frank Jefferson, Royal Garrison Artillery. DCM for Messines, Belgium, L/G 25/09/1917, for removing a wounded comrade from his battery position under very heavy shell fire (see description)
London Gazette - 25/09/1917
Conspicuous gallantry and devotion to duty in removing a wounded comrade from his battery position under very heavy shell fire, during which all the stretcher-bearers who were assisting him were also wounded. He thereupon returned through the bombardment for further assistance, and successfully got all the wounded men to the ambulance. He displayed a very splendid example of gallantry and fearless devotion to his wounded comrades.