THE PRO PATRIA PROJECT
OSBOURNE George William
2/2503, Corporal, New Zealand Field Artillery att Medium Trench Mortar Battery

CITATION
Distinguished Conduct Medal
Gazetted 3 June 1919
On 27th September 1918, during the operations on Beauchamp Ridge he kept his men well in hand, and succeeded in firing off all his ammunition with good effect.  Later, his men again fulfilled their task under heavy fire.  That they did so was due undoubtedly to his coolness and good leadership

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

NOTES
Born 18 July 1894, Reefton, New Zealand
Died 5 September 1936, Motueka, New Zealand