Honours and Awards:
Emile Frank Verlaine Dechaineux
Unit: HMS Eglinton
Service: Royal Australian Navy
Conflict: Second World War, 1939-1945
Award: Distinguished Service Cross
Date of London Gazette: 1 July 1941
Location in London Gazette: Page 3745, position 1
Honours and Awards provides details of honours and awards to Australians while on active service with Australian forces. Honours and awards are conferred in recognition of gallant or distinguished conduct or service.
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