McLEOD Robert Clarence
8/1302, Private, Otago Battalion

CITATION
Distinguished Conduct Medal
Gazetted 5 August 1915
For conspicuous gallantry on the 8th May 1915, during operations south of Krithia (Dardanelles).  He was one of a party carrying ammunition to the advanced trenches under heavy fire.  The majority of the party were unable to proceed, but Private McLeod, although wounded in his leg, performed his task.  On his return, not having reported his wound, he was again detailed to carry ammunition, which duty he performed

AWARDS
Distinguished Conduct Medal
1914-15 Star
British War Medal
Victory Medal

Gallipoli Medallion
Gallipoli Lapel Badge

NOTES
Born 27 July 1895, Tuapeka Mouth, NZ
Died 9 July 1970, Milton, NZ
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