THE PRO PATRIA PROJECT
BRIDGEMAN Guy Clive
9/15, 2nd Lieutenant, 15th Howitzer Battery, 1st Brigade, New Zealand Field Artillery

CITATION
Military Cross
Gazetted 1 January 1918, p53
February 26th to September 20th 1917.  An exceptionally plucky young officer.  He has done very good work as FOO at different times.  He was FOO for his battery at Messines and established an OP well forward when the infantry reached their final objective.  During a counter-attack the enemy put down a barrage which wounded one of his two telephonists, and, under fire, 2nd Lieutenant Bridgeman dressed the mans wounds and carried him back to a dressing station.

AWARDS
Military Cross
1914-15 Star
British War Medal
Victory Medal

NOTES
Born 5 November 1893 Waikouaiti, New Zealand
Died of Disease 14 November 1918 Featherston Military Camp, New Zealand
Buried Featherston Cemetery, New Zealand [Plot 668]