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GLENDINING Halbert Cecil
9/537, Major, temp Lieutenant Colonel, NZ Field Artillery

CITATION
Distinguished Service Order
Gazetted 1 January 1918, p29
For distinguished service in the field February 26th to September 20th 1917.  Commanded a Battery  till recently promoted.  His Battery was very efficient and well disciplined.  Has at various times performed the duties of Brigade Major and Staff Captain efficiently.  Now commands the Divisional Ammunition Column and is a good organiser.  Has served throughout the war

Mention in Despatches
Gazetted 28 December 1917, p13575
Mentioned in Field Marshal D. Haig's despatch of 7 November 1917 for distinguished and gallant services and devotion to duty during the period 26th February to midnight 20th-21st September 1917.

AWARDS
Distinguished Service Order
1914-15 Star
British War Medal
Victory Medal
       Mention in Despatches
War Medal 1939-45
New Zealand War Service Medal
New Zealand Long and Efficient Service Medal

NOTES
Born 19 Feb 1878
Died 17 January 1954, Auckland, New Zealand