THE PRO PATRIA PROJECT
BARLOW Harry
6/194, Private, Canterbury Battalion

CITATION
Distinguished Conduct Medal
For great gallantry and ability on the night of the 21st – 22nd June 1915, at Quinn’s Post (Dardanelles).  On his own initiative he crawled from the trench to reconnoiter an enemy bomb-proof shelter some distance away.  He was successful in dropping two bombs into it, and returned with two Turkish bombs he found outside.  Throughout the operations he has distinguished himself as a most courageous and skilful bomb-thrower

AWARDS
Distinguished Conduct Medal
1914-15 Star
British War Medal
Victory Medal

NOTES
Born 24 December 1886, Manchester, England
Died 8 July 1954, Christchurch, NZ