HENRY William James
3/168, Private, Number 1st Field Ambulance, NZ Medical Corps

CITATION
Distinguished Conduct Medal
Gazetted 6 September 1915
For conspicuous bravery and devotion to duty on the 25th April 1915, at Baba Tepe (Dardanelles). During and subsequent to the landing Private Henry attended to the wounded under a very heavy fire, allowing no danger to interfere with his duties.  He invariably showed the greatest courage and presence of mind

Mention in Despatches
Gazetted 5 August 1915
Mentioned in General Ian Hamilton's despatch of 20 May 1915.  Commander, Mediterranean Expeditionary Force

AWARDS
Distinguished Conduct Medal
1914-15 Star
British War Medal
Victory Medal
       Mention in Despatches

NOTES
Born 25 December 1887, Timaru, NZ
Died 6 September 1950, Te Kauwhata, NZ
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