EVANS John Henry
32945, Company Sergeant Major, 2nd Battalion, Auckland Regiment

CITATION
Distinguished Conduct Medal
For conspicuous gallantry and devotion to duty.  At Crevecoeur on 30th September 1918 after crossing the canal on three occasions, he made a reconnaissance under heavy fire from enemy machine guns and snipers, and brought back valuable information.  Throughout the day he set a fine example of courage and resource, and was of great assistance to his company commander in a very difficult situation

AWARDS
Distinguished Conduct Medal
British War Medal
Victory Medal

NOTES
Born 1895, Stockton, NSW, Australia
Died 14 April 1952, Granity, NZ
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