THE PRO PATRIA PROJECT
SULLIVAN John Grant
8462, Captain, 20 Battalion, NZ Infantry

CITATION
Distinguished Service Order
Gazetted
In recognition of gallant and distinguished service in the field
(For his courage and efficiency when acting as Intelligence Officer with
20 Battalion when it was over-run on 15 July 1942 when defending Rureisat
Ridge against German forces)

Mention in Despatches
Gazetted

AWARDS
Distinguished Service Order
1939-45 Star
Africa Star
War Medal 1939-45
       Mention in Despatches
New Zealand War Service Medal

NOTES
Born 1 August 1913, Greymouth, New Zealand
Died 29 November 1984, Christchurch, New Zealand