7657 C.S.M. Joseph Lemon, DCM.
2nd Battalion, Manchester Regiment. Awarded the D.C.M. in the London Gazette of 30 June 1915. Lemon was a native of Burnley, Lancashire.
The citation for the D.C.M. published in the London Gazette reads, "For conspicuous devotion to duty during the campaign. His coolness and resource under fire set a fine example to his subordinates".