Subedar Abdul Siddiq, was decorated for killing 1100 tribal compatriots with a Military Cross
by Queen Victoria.
Army sent Military Cross
soldier to the frontline in Afghanistan with PTSD
In the closing months of the war, near Arras, he led the capture of Cagnicourt, winning the Military Medal and the Military Cross
Awarded posthumously to Lt Alfred Ernest Chambers for his actions in combat on the Western Front on October 29, 1918, the Military Cross
had been on display at Leicester Cathedral since 1983.
Twin brother Christopher, an army chaplain, was awarded the Military Cross
and Croix de Guerre.
ROYAL APPOINTMENT: Mark Williams receives the Military Cross
from Prince Charles
Aberystwyth Rifleman Matthew Wilson, 21, of 2 Rifles, received the Military Cross
for running to protect a wounded comrade in a deadly game of cat and mouse in which he was shot in the head.
When I received the Military Cross
there wasn't an opportunity to talk to her, so it would be nice to this time.
The Military Cross
is the third-level award for gallantry during active operations on land against the enemy.
THE Military Cross
is the third highest decoration after the Victoria Cross and Conspicuous Gallantry Cross given to members of the Armed Forces.
During an eventful 12 months she was awarded the Military Cross
for her frontline bravery and then stood in front of the Queen to receive it.
Summary: A hero soldier who lost both his legs and an eye in a bomb blast in Afghanistan is to receive the Military Cross
for his bravery.
A SOLDIER who led troops to fight off a six-hour Taliban ambush in Afghanistan was awarded a Military Cross
for his heroism.
TOP ACCOLADE: Private Alex Kennedy, left, and commander Captain Andy Bell at Palace barracks in Holywood, Co Down, after Pte Kennedy became one of the youngest recipients of the Military Cross
, pictured inset
Muscat, Feb 15 (ONA) Activities of the 2nd AGCC Military Cross
Country Run Championship being hosted by the Sultanate, represented by COSAF were opened at the indoor sports hall of the Royal Army of Oman (RAO) today.