ALEXANDER Charles Stewart
32495, Corporal, 2nd Battalion, Auckland Regiment

CITATION
Distinguished Conduct Medal
Gravenstafel, 4 October 1917.  For conspicuous gallantry and devotion to duty in an attack.  He led a small party on his own initiative to fill a gap between his company and another unit.  He rushed a pill-box which was inflicting casualties on two battalions and captured thirty prisoners and three machineguns.  He showed the greatest initiative and courage throughout

AWARDS
Distinguished Conduct Medal
British War Medal
Victory Medal

NOTES
Born 1 April 1895, Mangaipiko, NZ
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