THE PRO PATRIA PROJECT
CONLON Elmer James
26/730, Regimental Sergeant Major, 4th Battalion, NZ Rifle Brigade

CITATION
Distinguished Conduct Medal
France, June 1917 – March 1918
For conspicuous gallantry and devotion to duty.  Both in the line and out of it this Warrant Officer has carried out the duties of his responsible position with an unflagging devotion worthy of the highest praise, and has displayed much gallantry and determination when in charge of carrying parties, working under heavy fire over rough and hilly country

Croix de Guerre 1914-18 (Belgium)

AWARDS
Distinguished Conduct Medal
British War Medal
Victory Medal
Croix de Guerre 1914-18 (Belgium)

NOTES
Born 24 September 1888, Brooklyn, NY, USA
Died 11 May 1951, Hamilton, NZ