THE PRO PATRIA PROJECT
WHYTE James Henry
4056, Sergeant Major, 7th Contingent, South African War
11/698, Lieutenant Colonel, Wellington Mounted Rifles
38622, WW2 Service

CITATION
Distinguished Service Order
Gazetted 8 November 1915, p11027
For distinguished service in the field during the operations at the
Dardanelles

Bar to the Distinguished Service Order
Gazetted 1 January 1918, p17
For his services whilst acting as Brigade Major to the 2nd Australian Light Horse Brigade

Distinguished Conduct Medal
Gazetted 31 October 1902
In recognition of services during the operations in South Africa, to be dated 22 August 1902

Mention in Despatches
Gazetted 5 November 1915, p11003
Mentioned in General I. Hamilton's despatch of 26 August 1915.  Commander-in-Chief, Egyptian Expeditionary Force.

Mention in Despatches
Gazetted 28 January 1916, p1210
In connection with operations described in General I. Hamilton's despatch of 11 December 1915.  Commander-in-Chief, Egyptian Expeditionary Force.

Mention in Despatches
Gazetted 1 December 1916, p11807
Mentioned in despatches from General Sir Alexander Murray, KCB, Commander-in-Chief, Egyptian Expeditionary Force.

Mention in Despatches
Gazetted 6 July 1917, p6773
For gallant and distinguished conduct in the field or for other valuable services. General A.J Murray's despatch of 1 March 1917, Commander-in-Chief, Egyptian Expeditionary Force.

Mention in Despatches
Gazetted 16 January 1918, p937
For distinguished service in connection with military operations under General Sir Edmund Allenby, GCMG, KCB, Commander-in-Chief, Egyptian Expeditionary Force.

AWARDS
Distinguished Service Order and bar
Distinguished Conduct Medal
Queen’s South Africa Medal
Relief of Kimberley, Transvaal, Orange Free State, Cape Colony
King’s South Africa Medal
South Africa 1901, South Africa 1901
1914-15 Star
British War Medal
Victory Medal
Mention in Despatches (5)
1939-45 Star
Africa Star
Pacific Star
Defence Medal
War Medal 1939-45
New Zealand War Service Medal
New Zealand Long and Efficient Service Medal
New Zealand Volunteer Service Medal
Mention in Despatches in South Africa

Justice of the Peace

NOTES
Born 17 December 1876, Clevedon, New Zealand
Died 3 November 1951, Taihape, New Zealand