FOSTER Jonathan Horsfall
26085, Company Sergeant Major, 2nd Battalion, Wellington Regiment

CITATION
Distinguished Conduct Medal
On the 4th November 1918, at le Carnoy, when his platoon commander became a casualty he commanded the platoon most successfully.  On reaching the final objective they were heavily fired on by two machine guns from a house.  He immediately organised a party and led them forward, capturing the guns, afterwards returning and directing the consolidation of the position

AWARDS
Distinguished Conduct Medal
British War Medal
Victory Medal
War Service Medal
NZ War Service Medal

NOTES
Born 10 July 1889, England
Died 11 May 1979, New Plymouth, NZ
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