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  • Bakers Dozen of ... Bravery awards (not necessarily military)

    1. Victoria Cross
    2. Mentioned in despatches

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    • Bakers Dozen of ... Bravery awards (not necessarily military)

      1. Victoria Cross
      2. Mentioned in despatches
      3. Military Merit Cross
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      • Bakers Dozen of ... Bravery awards (not necessarily military)

        1. Victoria Cross
        2. Mentioned in despatches
        3. Military Merit Cross

        4. Medal of Honor

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        • Bakers Dozen of ... Bravery awards (not necessarily military)

          1. Victoria Cross
          2. Mentioned in despatches
          3. Military Merit Cross
          4. Medal of Honor

          5. Pour le Mérite “aka The Blue Max”

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          • 6. Knights Cross with Diamonds...(sorry no pic)
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            • Bakers Dozen of ... Bravery awards (not necessarily military)

              1. Victoria Cross
              2. Mentioned in despatches
              3. Military Merit Cross
              4. Medal of Honor
              5. Pour le Mérite “aka The Blue Max”
              6. Knight's Cross with Diamonds

              7. Médaille militaire

              Last edited by broderickwells; 10 Mar 12, 16:33. Reason: some things just don't work

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              • Originally posted by Jose50 View Post
                6. Knights Cross with Diamonds...(sorry no pic)
                Is that not a WWII award?
                Never Fear the Event

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                • Originally posted by Jose50 View Post
                  6. Knights Cross with Diamonds...(sorry no pic)

                  Originally posted by Post Captain View Post
                  Is that not a WWII award?
                  Yes it is.


                  Bakers Dozen of ... Bravery awards (not necessarily military)
                  1. Victoria Cross
                  2. Mentioned in despatches
                  3. Military Merit Cross
                  4. Medal of Honor
                  5. Pour le Mérite “aka The Blue Max”
                  6. Médaille militaire

                  7. Military Cross

                  Last edited by McMax; 11 Mar 12, 07:04.

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                  • Bakers Dozen of ... Bravery awards (not necessarily military)

                    1. Victoria Cross
                    2. Mentioned in despatches
                    3. Military Merit Cross
                    4. Medal of Honor
                    5. Pour le Mérite “aka The Blue Max”
                    6. Médaille militaire
                    7. Military Cross

                    8. Military Medal - established 1916 it was the other ranks version to the commissioned officers Military Cross. Discontinued in 1993 when the Military Cross was awarded to all ranks.

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                    • Bakers Dozen of ... Bravery awards (not necessarily military)

                      1. Victoria Cross
                      2. Mentioned in Despatches
                      3. Military Merit Cross
                      4. Medal of Honor
                      5. Pour le Mérite “aka The Blue Max”
                      6. Médaille militaire
                      7. Military Cross
                      8. Military Medal

                      9. Citation Star (United States)
                      The Citation Star was a silver star device pinned to the World War I Victory Medal to denote those who had been cited for valor.
                      Replaced by the Silver Star in 1932.

                      So long as men worship the Caesars and Napoleons, Caesars and Napoleons will duly rise and make them miserable.

                      Aldous Huxley: Ends and Means (1937)

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                      • Bakers Dozen of ... Bravery awards (not necessarily military)

                        1. Victoria Cross
                        2. Mentioned in Despatches
                        3. Military Merit Cross
                        4. Medal of Honor
                        5. Pour le Mérite “aka The Blue Max”
                        6. Médaille militaire
                        7. Military Cross
                        8. Military Medal
                        9. Citation Star (United States)

                        10. Croix de Guerre
                        The Croix de guerre shown with four mentions (awarded to Colonel Brebant)
                        1 bronze palm
                        1 silver gilt star
                        1 silver star
                        1 bronze star


                        Never Fear the Event

                        Admiral Lord Nelson

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                        • Originally posted by Post Captain View Post
                          Bakers Dozen of ... Bravery awards (not necessarily military)

                          1. Victoria Cross
                          2. Mentioned in Despatches
                          3. Military Merit Cross
                          4. Medal of Honor
                          5. Pour le Mérite “aka The Blue Max”
                          6. Médaille militaire
                          7. Military Cross
                          8. Military Medal
                          9. Citation Star (United States)
                          10. Croix de Guerre
                          11. Distinguished Flying Cross (UK)

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                          • [QUOTE=Post Captain;2194769]Bakers Dozen of ... Bravery awards (not necessarily military)

                            1. Victoria Cross
                            2. Mentioned in Despatches
                            3. Military Merit Cross
                            4. Medal of Honor
                            5. Pour le Mérite “aka The Blue Max”
                            6. Médaille militaire
                            7. Military Cross
                            8. Military Medal
                            9. Citation Star (United States)
                            10.Croix de Guerre
                            11.Distinguished Flying Cross (UK)

                            12.Cross of St. George

                            Last edited by McMax; 11 Mar 12, 18:23.

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                            • Bakers Dozen of ... Bravery awards (not necessarily military)

                              1. Victoria Cross
                              2. Mentioned in Despatches
                              3. Military Merit Cross
                              4. Medal of Honor
                              5. Pour le Mérite “aka The Blue Max”
                              6. Médaille militaire
                              7. Military Cross
                              8. Military Medal
                              9. Citation Star (United States)
                              10.Croix de Guerre
                              11.Distinguished Flying Cross (UK)
                              12. Cross of St. George

                              13. St Anne's Medal For Soldiers
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                              • Baker's Dozen of Aid Agencies

                                1. Commission for Relief in Belgium

                                CRB Chairman Herbert Hoover

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