THE PRO PATRIA PROJECT
DENSEM John
24/736, Lance Sergeant, 2nd Battalion, NZ Rifle Brigade

CITATION
Distinguished Conduct Medal
For conspicuous gallantry and devotion to duty.  He worked day and night in a heavily shelled area supervising working-parties and guiding parties forward under heavy fire.  By his initiative and untiring energy he carried out his task of establishing a forward dump with great success

AWARDS
Distinguished Conduct Medal
1914-15 Star
British War Medal
Victory Medal
Memorial Plaque

NOTES
Born 25 February 1893, Devonshire, England
Killed in Action 26 August 1918, France
Buried at Vause Still British Cemetery, France