THE PRO PATRIA PROJECT
ACTON-ADAMS Percy Morland
7/297, Major, Canterbury Mounted Rifles

CITATION
Distinguished Service Order
Gazetted 4 June 1917
For distinguished services in the field (Palestine)

Mention in Despatches
Gazetted 6 July 1917
For gallant and distinguished conduct in the field or for other valuable services.  General A.J Murray's despatch of 1 March 1917. 
Commander-in-Chief Egyptian Expeditionary Force

Order of the Nile, 4th class (Egypt)
Gazetted 16 January 1920
For distinguished services rendered during the course of the campaign.

AWARDS
Distinguished Service Order
1914-15 Star
British War Medal
Victory Medal
Mention in Despatches
Colonial Auxiliary Forces Officers Decoration
Colonial Auxiliary Forces Long Service Medal
New Zealand Long and Efficient Service Medal
New Zealand Territorial Forces Medal
Order of the Nile, 4th class (Egypt)

NOTES
Born 13 November 1878, Nelson, New Zealand
Died 23 November 1927, Kaikoura, New Zealand