An Early (1940) and Excellently Documented
DISTINGUISHED SERVICE MEDAL.
(H.M.(Asdic)Trawler."Northern Pride" (Penant No.FY 105)
Anti-Submarine & Mine Detection.
1939-45 Star-Atlantic Star-Defence Medal-1939-45 War Medal.
Petty Officer DAVID WILLIAM CRESSEY. RNR.
"For unfailing courage, endurance and resource in HM trawlers, drifters and minesweepers in their hard and perilous task of sweeping the seas clear of enemy mines and combating submarines".