Documents associated with the awarding of a Distinguished Conduct medal (D.C.M.) to Private C. R. Barker (Reg. no. 10/1731) Wellington Battalion 'for conspicuous gallantry on the 8th August 1915 at Chunuk Bair'. He was also mentioned in despatches in 1916 and awarded an oak leaf emblem to be worn on the Victory Medal.
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Letter. From Lieutenant Murray Urquhart, Wellington Infantry Battalion to Mrs Barker re Charlie Barker's award. 17 Oct. 1915

Letter. From the High Commissioner for New Zealand to C.R. Barker. 1 December 1915

Typescript. Extract from The London Gazette 26 Nov. 1915 and 28 Jan. 1916 annotated with note from Norm Arthur.

Certificate of Discharge. 10 August 1917

Newspaper clipping. Article on C.R. Barker. Stratford Press

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