MAXWELL Robert
16314, Trooper, NZ Squadron, Imperial Camel Corps

CITATION
Distinguished Conduct Medal
For conspicuous gallantry and devotion to duty in connection with military operations culminating in the capture of Jerusalem.  He advanced for 500 yards to and advanced post under heavy shell, machine-gun and rifle fire to rescue a wounded comrade.  Although he had tp cross a very exposed piece of ground, he succeeded in bringing the wounded man back to our lines, displaying magnificent coolness and courage

AWARDS
Distinguished Conduct Medal
British War Medal
Victory Medal

Memorial Plaque

NOTES
Born 17 November 1887, Ashburton, NZ
Died of Wounds 31 March 1918, Palestine
Buried in the Damascus Commonwealth War Cemetery, Syria
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