THE PRO PATRIA PROJECT
CREED William Henry Percival
7/643, Lance Sergeant, Machinegun Company, Canterbury Mounted Rifles

CITATION
Distinguished Conduct Medal
Gazetted 6 April 1917
Egypt, November 1916
For conspicuous gallantry and devotion to duty.  He handled his machine gun in the attack, with great courage and ability.  He set a fine example to his men

Mention in Despatches
Gazetted 6 July 1917
For galland and distinguished conduct in the field or for other valuable services.  General A.J MURRAY's despatch of  1 March 1917.  Commander-in-Chief Egyptian Expeditionary Force

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

NOTES
Born 28 October 1880, Waiau, NZ
Died 22 November 1944, Christchurch, NZ