LANAUZE Edgar
59391, Private, 2nd Wellington Regiment

CITATION
Distinguished Conduct Medal
France, September 1918
For conspicuous gallantry and good leadership.  In charge of a patrol he made a thorough reconnaissance of a system of trenches forward of our line and bought back valuable information.  Later in the day, when an enemy post had been established in this system, he volunteered and took five men forward and attacked it, killing six of the enemy, wounding several others and capturing two machine-guns.  He did splendid work

AWARDS
Distinguished Conduct Medal
Queen’s South Africa Medal
       Transvaal, South Africa 1902
British War Medal
Victory Medal

NOTES
Born 17 September 1882, Chatham Islands, New Zealand
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