THE PRO PATRIA PROJECT
BOREHAM Harold
9/2049, Private, 2nd Battalion, Otago Regiment

CITATION
Distinguished Conduct Medal
Polygonbeek 25 December 1917
For conspicuous gallantry and devotion to duty.  When a number of the enemy were seen outside our parapet he went forward with a patrol, engaged the enemy with bombs, and dispersed them.  He pursued them as they retired, and captured a prisoner.  By his initiative, pluck and gallant conduct he obtained valuable information, and set a splendid example to his comrades

AWARDS
Distinguished Conduct Medal
British War Medal
Victory Medal

NOTES
Born 26 January 1895, Oamaru, NZ
Died 29 November 1969, Dunedin, NZ