THE PRO PATRIA PROJECT
BIRNIE George
12/1555, Quartermaster Sergeant, 1st Battalion, Auckland Regiment

CITATION
Distinguished Conduct Medal
France
For conspicuous gallantry and devotion to duty from 17th September 1918, until cessation of hostilities.  On one occasion, on 29th September when the battalion had made a rapid advance during the day, he succeeded under heavy shelling in delivering to the troops in the line rations, water and ammunition

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

NOTES
Born 31 March 1882, Aberdeenshire, Scotland
Died 4 January 1928, Hamilton, NZ