Military Cross and Military Medal Awards

Continuing the building of the Awards Database, which started with our DSO Citations, we are pleased…

The Distinguished Flying Medal – Complete Database

Continuing the building of the Awards Database, which started with our DSO Citations, we are pleased…

Distinguished Flying Cross – The Complete Database

The Distinguished Flying Cross (DFC) is the third-level military decoration awarded to officers, and since 1993…

RAF Distinguished Service Order (DSO) Awards Citation Database

The Distinguished Service Order (DSO) is a military decoration of the United Kingdom, and formerly of other parts of the Commonwealth,…

The George Cross of Wing Commander Leonard Harrison

To be Sold on: 24 February 2016 – Dix Noonan and Webb ‘Wing Commander Leonard Harrison, G.C.,…

Wing Commander Frank Geoffrey Woolley, D.F.C., A.F.C (105174)

Wing Commander Frank Geoffrey Woolley, D.F.C., A.F.C., was born in Ilkeston, Derbyshire, 1922, the son of the…

Mention-in-Despatches

by Hugh Halliday Attempts to link an award of a “Mentions in Despatches” to a specific…

A gripping story behind an adventurous citation

by Hugh A Halliday Behind even the most adventurous citation there may be an even more…

The travails of a DFC

by Hugh A Halliday The travails of a DFC to F/O Robert Edward Joseph Fitzgerald, RCAF…

Of Award Types, Criterias and Investitures

by Hugh A Halliday I have more than once had to deal with the question, “Why…