DAVIS Daniel
10/5000, Regimental Sergeant Major, 1st Battalion, Wellington Regiment

CITATION
Distinguished Conduct Medal
For conspicuous gallantry and devotion to duty near Briastre on 11th-12th October 1918.  On 11th October he took charge of a party of stretcher bearers which went up to the front line, and superintended the evacuation of all the wounded of one company under the most difficult conditions and spasmodic shell and machine-gun fire.  The next night he again assisted in the evacuation of the wounded from the front line and personally ascertained that no wounded were left lying out.  Throughout he showed great energy and devotion to duties

AWARDS
Distinguished Conduct Medal (FORFEITED)
1914-15 Star
British War Medal
Victory Medal
Meritorious Service Medal

NOTES
Born 2 January 1888, Cardiff, Wales
Died 23 August 1965, Cherry Farm, NZ
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