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CRITCHLEY-SALMONSON Arthur Cunliffe Bernard
6/1173, Captain, Royal Munster Fusiliers, att Canterbury Battalion, New Zealand Expeditionary Force

CITATION
Distinguished Service Order
Gazetted 3 July 1915, p5331
For gallantry and devotion to duty in connection with the operations at the Dardanelles (Mediterranean Expeditionary Force).  During the operations in
the neighbourhood of Gaba Tepe on 25 April 1915 for great gallantry and resource in command of a small party and saving a difficult situation.
Again on the night of 2/3 May he successfully led a small party to an advanced trench under great difficulties

Mention in Despatches
Gazetted 5 August 1915, p7669
Mentioned in General I. Hamilton's despatch of 20 Maya 1915, Commander, Mediterranean Expeditionary Force.

AWARDS
Distinguished Service Order
1914-15 Star
British War Medal
Victory Medal
      Mention in Despatches
Order of the Nile, 4th class (Egypt)

NOTES
Born 27 April 1886, Southport, England
Died 11 October 1930, England - as a result of war related sickness.