THE PRO PATRIA PROJECT
BIRNIE Robert
2/423, Sergeant, 1 Battery, NZ Field Artillery

CITATION
Distinguished Conduct Medal
France 1916
For conspicuous gallantry.  On four occasions he has done fine work, serving his gun and repairing emplacements under heavy fire

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

Memorial Plaque

NOTES
Born 27 April 1889, Auckland, NZ
Killed in Action 21 October 1916 Combles, France
Buried East of Flers Eaucourt L'Abbye Road, 3 1/2 miles NW of Combles