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Military Cross Medal

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Last Edited: 28 Oct 2021


  • Note for Web*: Military Cross Medal The Military Cross is an operational gallantry award given to all ranks of the services in recognition of exemplary gallantry during active operations against the enemy on land. Personnel who perform a further act of such gallantry which would have merited a second MC will be issued with a silver bar ornamented by the crown.

    This award is available posthumously.

    You can replace a Military Cross if you meet the criteria..2


  1. [S54] Website findmypast.co.uk (www.findmypast.co.uk) Dundee Courier Obituary Books [Oct 2020].
  2. [S49] Website Web Site online (www.) https://www.gov.uk/guidance/medals-campaigns-descriptions-and-eligibility#world-war-1-medals [Sept 2021].