14980 C.S.M. Thomas Marsden Forrester.

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11th and 17th Battalions, Lancashire Fusiliers.

Awarded the Distinguished Conduct Medal in the London Gazette of 13 February 1917.

Forrester was a native of Nelson, Lancashire.

The citation for the D.C.M. published in the London Gazette reads, "For conspicuous gallantry in action. He handled his platoon with great courage and skill during a most intense enemy bombardment, and set a splendid example throughout."

Killed in action on the 28 October 1918.