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CRAWFORD-WATSON Lewis
15/606A, Private, NZ Medical Corps

CITATION
Distinguished Conduct Medal
Dardanelles, April 1915
Gazetted 6 September 1915
For gallant conduct and exceptionally good work in connection with the improvisation of the hospital ship ‘Lutzow’.  He showed the greatest courage under all circumstances in attending to his duties, no work being too difficult or hazardous and he gave a fine exhibition of devotion to duty

Mention in Despatches
Gazetted 5 August 1915
Mentioned in General Ian HAMILTON's despatch of 20 May 1915. Commander-in-Chief Mediterranean Expeditionary Force

AWARDS
Distinguished Conduct Medal
1914-15 Star
British War Medal
Victory Medal
       Mention in Despatches
War Medal 1939-45
NZ War Service Medal

NOTES
Born 29 May 1891, India
Died 11 July 1959, Auckland, NZ