THE PRO PATRIA PROJECT
COMRIE James
3/158, Private, 1st Field Ambulance, NZ Medical Corps

CITATION
Distinguished Conduct Medal
For conspicuous gallantry and devotion to duty on the 25th April 1915 at Gaba Tepe (Dardanelles).  During and subsequent to the landings, Private Comrie attended to the wounded under a very heavy fire, allowing no danger to interfere with his duties.  He invariably showed the greatest courage and presence of mind

AWARDS
Distinguished Conduct Medal
1914-15 Star
British War Medal
Victory Medal
       Mention in Despatches
Gallipoli Medallion

NOTES
Born 26 December 1887, Pukekohe, NZ
Died 5 October 1966, Auckland, NZ