THE PRO PATRIA PROJECT
MITCHELL George
8/1173, Lieutenant Colonel, Otago Regiment

CITATION
Distinguished Service Order
Gazetted 1 January 1918, p29
For distinguished service in the field.  (France and Flanders)

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

Order of Karageorge, 4th class with swords (Serbia)
Gazetted 15 February 1917, p1608
For distinguished services rendered during the course of the campaign.

AWARDS
Distinguished Service Order
Queen’s South Africa Medal
       Relief of Kimberley, Paardeberg, Driefontein, Transvaal, South Africa 1902
1914-15 Star
British War Medal
Victory Medal
       Mention in Despatches
Colonial Auxiliary Forces Long Service Medal
New Zealand Territorial Service Medal
Order of Karageorge, 4th class with swords (Serbia)

NOTES
Born 1877, Balclutha, New Zealand
Died 16 March 1939, Wellington, New Zealand