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BAURCHOP, Arthur
N/N, Major, 4th & 7th & 8th Contingents, South Africa
9/534, Colonel, WW1

CITATION
Companion of the Order of St Michael & St George (CMG)
Gazetted

Mention in Despatches
Gazetted
At Spitzkop on 11th February, for plucky action in rescuing a wounded man.

Mention in Despatches
Gazetted 5 November 1915, p11003
Gallipoli April to August 1915, Commanding the Otago Mounted Rifles Regiment.  Has shown considerable resource in perfecting the defence of that portion of the line immediately under his command.  He was wounded on 4th July but returned the next day to duty and has remained in command ever since.

AWARDS
Companion of the Order of St Michael & St George (CMG)
Queen's South Africa Medal
4 bars
Kings South Africa Medal
South Africa 1901, South Africa 1902
Mention in Despatches in South Africa
1914/15 Star
British War Medal
Mention in Despatches

NOTES
Born February 1871 Port Chalmers
Died of Wounds 10 August 1915 Lone Pine, Gallipoli, Turkey