FAIRHALL Edward Ernest
6/628, Sergeant, 1st Battalion, Canterbury Regiment

CITATION
Distinguished Conduct Medal
France, July 1918
During an advance an enemy machine-gun post caused a check.  This non-commissioned officer organised a bombing party, and with great skill and daring captured the post, with two machine guns and several prisoners.  His bold leadership and gallantry were a fine example to the men

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

NOTES
Born 15 September 1893, Greymouth, NZ
Died 28 November 1975, Nelson, NZ
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