THE PRO PATRIA PROJECT
DUIGAN John Evelyn
4/1325, Major, Tunneling Company, New Zealand Engineers

CITATION
Knight Commander of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire
Gazetted 11 July 1940, p4250

Companion of the Most Honourable Order of the Bath
Gazetted 11 May 1937, p3079

Distinguished Service Order
Gazetted 4 June 1917, p5476
For distinguished Service in the field.  France and Flanders

Mention in Despatches
Gazetted 1 June 1917, p5429
For distinguished and gallant services and devotion to duty.  Field Marshal D. Haig, Commander-in-Chief the British Armies in France, despatch of 9 April 1917

Legion of Honour (France)
Gazetted

Distinguished Service Medal (USA)
Gazetted

AWARDS
Knight Commander of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire (KBE)
Companion of the Most Honourable Order of the Bath (CB)
Distinguished Service Order
Queen’s South Africa Medal
Wepener, Belfast, Wittebergen, Cape Colony
1914-15 Star
British War Medal
Victory Medal
Mention in Despatches
War Medal 1939-45
New Zealand War Service Medal
Silver Jubilee Medal 1935
Coronation Medal 1937
Legion of Honour (France)
Distinguished Service Medal (USA)

NOTES
Born 30 March 1882, Wanganui, New Zealand
Died 9 January 1950, Wellington, New Zealand