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Belfast Telegraph
War hero Doug Beattie forced to resign military over Assembly election bidhas served in the army for 34 years. He has been awarded the Queen’s Commendat
War hero Doug Beattie forced to resign military over Assembly election bid
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
has served in the army for 34 years. He has been awarded the Queen’s Commendation for Bravery for his actions in Iraq, the Military Cross for his bravery in Afghanistan and the NATO Meritorious Service Medal for his peacekeeping contributions in... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Barry Petersen is a Vietnam War hero with a difference.survived, thrived even. The 13 medals include a Vietnam War hero with a differe
Barry Petersen is a Vietnam War hero with a difference.
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 3 days ago
survived, thrived even. The 13 medals include a Vietnam War hero with a difference prepares for his last act of gallantry Military Cross awarded for ‘‘exemplary gallantry during active operations’’. Yet Petersen - born in Mackay, Queensland - is... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Stolen World War One medals returned undamaged to north Belfast homeRoad area. The Military Medal was presented to engineer Mcintyre Pelan and was
Stolen World War One medals returned undamaged to north Belfast home
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
Road area. The Military Medal was presented to engineer Mcintyre Pelan and was the lower ranks' equivalent to the Military Cross. Other honours taken during the robbery from the north Belfast home included a 1914 Star and a 1915 Star, a... Read more
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Ipswich Star
Suffolk Military Cross winner’s anger at MoD over treatment of PTSD war veterans Decorated war hero and holder of the Military Cross Trevor Coult Today decor
Suffolk Military Cross winner’s anger at MoD over treatment of PTSD war veterans
Ipswich Star / Posted 5 days ago
Decorated war hero and holder of the Military Cross Trevor Coult Today decorated war hero Trevor Coult fights his battles with a different kind of courage. Anti tank... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Why is this UUP man taking down Union flags in Portadown?into his own hands. The UUP councillor returned yesterday with a step ladder an
Why is this UUP man taking down Union flags in Portadown?
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 7 days ago
into his own hands. The UUP councillor returned yesterday with a step ladder and removed the ripped flags. Last night, the Military Cross winner posted photographs of his latest mission on Facebook, alongside the hashtag #‎FlagsNotRags "Canvassing... Read more
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Perth Now
MP slammed for ‘tacky’ Anzac tweetservice history. “Lucy’s grandfather, Jeffrey Hughes was a fighter ace in the
MP slammed for ‘tacky’ Anzac tweet
Perth Now / Posted 7 days ago
service history. “Lucy’s grandfather, Jeffrey Hughes was a fighter ace in the Royal flying Corps with 11 victories and a Military Cross,” he said. “In December 1916, he learned that his brother Roger, a doctor, recently arrived on the front, had... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Gallery: Your Anzac Day legendsPlatoon visited Hobart from NSW. They had many stories to tell and reminisce.
Gallery: Your Anzac Day legends
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 7 days ago
Platoon visited Hobart from NSW. They had many stories to tell and reminisce. Lieutenant H H MacFie MC was awarded the Military Cross for bravery in the face of the Japanese in New Guinea; a grenade had accidentally fallen in long grass among... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Exhibition reveals herosoon on a ship to Europe. He was injured in Crete before heading to North Afri
Exhibition reveals hero
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 8 days ago
soon on a ship to Europe. He was injured in Crete before heading to North Africa where in 1942 he was twice awarded the Military Cross - for fending off a German counter-attack at the Battle of Gazala in Libya, and for inspired leadership at El... Read more
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NZCity
Troops mark Anzac Day at Camp Tajiand the Western Front. There is Leigh Trevan, 29, from Brisbane, whose great-g
Troops mark Anzac Day at Camp Taji
NZCity / Posted 8 days ago
and the Western Front. There is Leigh Trevan, 29, from Brisbane, whose great-grandfather Harold Trevan was awarded the Military Cross and Frances Croix de Guerre for his actions in 1917. A machine gunner, Second Lieutenant Trevan displayed... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Anzac Day 2016: Australian and New Zealand troops mark Anzac Day in Iraqand the Western Front. There is Leigh Trevan, 29, from Brisbane, whose great-g
Anzac Day 2016: Australian and New Zealand troops mark Anzac Day in Iraq
Brisbane Times / Posted 8 days ago
and the Western Front. There is Leigh Trevan, 29, from Brisbane, whose great-grandfather Harold Trevan was awarded the Military Cross and France's Croix de Guerre for his actions in 1917. A machine gunner, Second Lieutenant Trevan displayed... Read more
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News.com.au
History repeats for generations of soldiersLeigh Trevan has found herself following in the footsteps of her great-grandfat
History repeats for generations of soldiers
News.com.au / Posted 8 days ago
Leigh Trevan has found herself following in the footsteps of her great-grandfather Harold Trevan who was awarded the Military Cross in France in 1917 during WW1. Picture: Gary Ramage/News Corp Australia THEY fly up the Persian Gulf, past... Read more
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WA Today
Anzac Day 2016: Australian and New Zealand troops mark Anzac Day in Iraqand the Western Front. There is Leigh Trevan, 29, from Brisbane, whose great-g
Anzac Day 2016: Australian and New Zealand troops mark Anzac Day in Iraq
WA Today / Posted 8 days ago
and the Western Front. There is Leigh Trevan, 29, from Brisbane, whose great-grandfather Harold Trevan was awarded the Military Cross and France's Croix de Guerre for his actions in 1917. A machine gunner, Second Lieutenant Trevan displayed... Read more
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Canberra Times
Anzac Day 2016: Australian and New Zealand troops mark Anzac Day in Iraqand the Western Front. There is Leigh Trevan, 29, from Brisbane, whose great-g
Anzac Day 2016: Australian and New Zealand troops mark Anzac Day in Iraq
Canberra Times / Posted 8 days ago
and the Western Front. There is Leigh Trevan, 29, from Brisbane, whose great-grandfather Harold Trevan was awarded the Military Cross and France's Croix de Guerre for his actions in 1917. A machine gunner, Second Lieutenant Trevan displayed... Read more
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Daily Mail
How the royal family hid the crown jewels from Hitlersaid: 'Morshead could be counted on to be the soul of discretion. He was a dist
How the royal family hid the crown jewels from Hitler
Daily Mail / Posted 8 days ago
said: 'Morshead could be counted on to be the soul of discretion. He was a distinguished solider and had been awarded the Military Cross in the First World War. 'It is said he was trusted with recovering secret letters written by Edward VIII to... Read more
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The Age
Anzac Day 2016: Australian and New Zealand troops mark Anzac Day in Iraqand the Western Front. There is Leigh Trevan, 29, from Brisbane, whose great-g
Anzac Day 2016: Australian and New Zealand troops mark Anzac Day in Iraq
The Age / Posted 8 days ago
and the Western Front. There is Leigh Trevan, 29, from Brisbane, whose great-grandfather Harold Trevan was awarded the Military Cross and France's Croix de Guerre for his actions in 1917. Colonel Gavin Keating is the senior Australian military... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Anzac Day 2016: Australian and New Zealand troops mark Anzac Day in Iraqand the Western Front. There is Leigh Trevan, 29, from Brisbane, whose great-g
Anzac Day 2016: Australian and New Zealand troops mark Anzac Day in Iraq
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 8 days ago
and the Western Front. There is Leigh Trevan, 29, from Brisbane, whose great-grandfather Harold Trevan was awarded the Military Cross and France's Croix de Guerre for his actions in 1917. Colonel Gavin Keating is the senior Australian military... Read more
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Perth Now
Troops mark Anzac Day at Camp Tajiand the Western Front. There is Leigh Trevan, 29, from Brisbane, whose great-g
Troops mark Anzac Day at Camp Taji
Perth Now / Posted 8 days ago
and the Western Front. There is Leigh Trevan, 29, from Brisbane, whose great-grandfather Harold Trevan was awarded the Military Cross and Frances Croix de Guerre for his actions in 1917. A machine gunner, Second Lieutenant Trevan displayed... Read more
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Weekly Times
Troops mark Anzac Day at Camp Tajiand the Western Front. There is Leigh Trevan, 29, from Brisbane, whose great-g
Troops mark Anzac Day at Camp Taji
Weekly Times / Posted 8 days ago
and the Western Front. There is Leigh Trevan, 29, from Brisbane, whose great-grandfather Harold Trevan was awarded the Military Cross and Frances Croix de Guerre for his actions in 1917. A machine gunner, Second Lieutenant Trevan displayed... Read more
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Herald Sun
Troops mark Anzac Day at Camp Tajiand the Western Front. There is Leigh Trevan, 29, from Brisbane, whose great-g
Troops mark Anzac Day at Camp Taji
Herald Sun / Posted 8 days ago
and the Western Front. There is Leigh Trevan, 29, from Brisbane, whose great-grandfather Harold Trevan was awarded the Military Cross and Frances Croix de Guerre for his actions in 1917. A machine gunner, Second Lieutenant Trevan displayed... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Troops mark Anzac Day at Camp Tajiand the Western Front. There is Leigh Trevan, 29, from Brisbane, whose great-g
Troops mark Anzac Day at Camp Taji
The Courier Mail / Posted 8 days ago
and the Western Front. There is Leigh Trevan, 29, from Brisbane, whose great-grandfather Harold Trevan was awarded the Military Cross and Frances Croix de Guerre for his actions in 1917. A machine gunner, Second Lieutenant Trevan displayed... Read more
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News.com.au
Troops mark Anzac Day at Camp Tajiand the Western Front. There is Leigh Trevan, 29, from Brisbane, whose great-g
Troops mark Anzac Day at Camp Taji
News.com.au / Posted 8 days ago
and the Western Front. There is Leigh Trevan, 29, from Brisbane, whose great-grandfather Harold Trevan was awarded the Military Cross and Frances Croix de Guerre for his actions in 1917. A machine gunner, Second Lieutenant Trevan displayed... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Anzac Day: We will never be bowedtheir fallen comrades today. Among them is Leigh Trevan, 29, from Brisbane, wh
Anzac Day: We will never be bowed
Daily Telegraph / Posted 8 days ago
their fallen comrades today. Among them is Leigh Trevan, 29, from Brisbane, whose great-grandfather Harold was awarded the Military Cross and France’s Croix de Guerre for his actions in World War I.Cartoonist Warren Brown’s view. “He wasn’t the... Read more
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express
How the Royal Family hid the Crown Jewels from Hitlersaid: “Morshead could be counted on to be the soul of discretion. He was a dist
How the Royal Family hid the Crown Jewels from Hitler
express / Posted 8 days ago
said: “Morshead could be counted on to be the soul of discretion. He was a distinguished soldier and had been awarded the Military Cross in the First World War. It is said he was trusted with recovering secret letters written by Edward VIII to... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
The 21yo who took on the Red Baronbravely flew in to fight when the average life expectancy of an Allied pilot wa
The 21yo who took on the Red Baron
Daily Telegraph / Posted 10 days ago
bravely flew in to fight when the average life expectancy of an Allied pilot was just 18 hours Richardson was awarded the Military Cross for his conspicuous gallantry, which included attacking a formation of five German planes. A young Lancelot,... Read more
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Daily Mail
Meet the femme fatale who foiled the Nazisthey were in London. (Sadly, they never took him back and Tony died in the Kore
Meet the femme fatale who foiled the Nazis
Daily Mail / Posted 10 days ago
they were in London. (Sadly, they never took him back and Tony died in the Korean War, leading a charge that won him the Military Cross). She became a British citizen and, as a diplomat’s wife, suddenly found new avenues to satisfy her yearning... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
The hero the northern beaches forgotat Fromelle on July 19 later that year, when 5533 Australian soldiers were kill
The hero the northern beaches forgot
Daily Telegraph / Posted 12 days ago
at Fromelle on July 19 later that year, when 5533 Australian soldiers were killed, wounded or captured. Murray received a Military Cross and went on to lead his men through more awful battles on the Western Front — Bullecourt, Polygon Wood, Anvil... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Bay News Bites: All aboard for concertphotos, war memorabilia and taonga in Kaeo's Whangaroa Community Hall.Captain (
Bay News Bites: All aboard for concert
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 12 days ago
photos, war memorabilia and taonga in Kaeo's Whangaroa Community Hall.Captain (later Major) Porter receives the Bar to his Military Cross from Field Marshal Bernard Montgomery. PHOTO / PORTER FAMILY The show focuses on the service of Whangaroa... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
DUP and UUP in real needle match: Election heats up at last as parties clash over the transfer of votes in May- although both also know that the bickering can work against them electorally.
DUP and UUP in real needle match: Election heats up at last as parties clash over the transfer of votes in May
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 16 days ago
- although both also know that the bickering can work against them electorally. Former Royal Irish Regiment captain and Military Cross winner Mr Beattie was responding on Twitter to one of the DUP's hopefuls in the constituency, Carla... Read more
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Spalding Today
Military Cross for Market Deeping rectoroutside Buckingham Palace in 1916. Mr Ashby, chaplain to the Lincolns, had bee
Military Cross for Market Deeping rector
Spalding Today / Posted 16 days ago
outside Buckingham Palace in 1916. Mr Ashby, chaplain to the Lincolns, had been decorated by the King with the Military Cross for “conspicuous bravery at Ypres”. The report stated: “At one period Mr Ashby, who has done such good... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Anzac Day focus put on local heroCaptain William Porter, later promoted to major, is awarded the Bar to his Mili
Anzac Day focus put on local hero
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 19 days ago
Captain William Porter, later promoted to major, is awarded the Bar to his Military Cross from Field Marshal Bernard Montgomery. A Kaeo soldier who commanded the legendary A Company of the 28th Maori Battalion will be the focus of Anzac Day... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Bravery medal from World War One stolen in Belfast house burglaryofficers and lower ranks. It was presented to sapper Mcintyre Shield Pelan and
Bravery medal from World War One stolen in Belfast house burglary
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 21 days ago
officers and lower ranks. It was presented to sapper Mcintyre Shield Pelan and was the lower ranks' equivalent to the Military Cross. It was among a number of decorations taken during a burglary at a house in the Parkmount Road area overnight... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Bravery medal from World War One stolen in house burglaryofficers and lower ranks. It was presented to sapper Mcintyre Shield Pelan and
Bravery medal from World War One stolen in house burglary
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 21 days ago
officers and lower ranks. It was presented to sapper Mcintyre Shield Pelan and was the lower ranks' equivalent to the Military Cross. It was among a number of decorations taken during a burglary at a house in the Parkmount Road area overnight... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
NZSO Anzac concert commemorates First World Waremplacement.Similarly, George Butterworth was killed on the Somme in August 191
NZSO Anzac concert commemorates First World War
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 21 days ago
emplacement.Similarly, George Butterworth was killed on the Somme in August 1916 just a few weeks after being awarded the Military Cross. Before he left for the front in 1915 he had destroyed much of what he had composed, so his posthumous... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Fake SAS 'hero' who claimed to have protected Prince George exposed as a liarI've offended.” Brunton's fake discharge papers complete with a bogus bravery
Fake SAS 'hero' who claimed to have protected Prince George exposed as a liar
Daily Mirror / Posted 24 days ago
I've offended.” Brunton's fake discharge papers complete with a bogus bravery commendation and forged signature The Military Cross medal Brunton claimed he was awarded for bravery His ex-girlfriend, who does not want to be named, said: “I... Read more
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New Kerala
1971 war veteran Manekshaw remembered for his valour on 102nd anniversary - newkerala.com #44424Manekshaw was part of the 1942 campaign on the Sittaung River with the 4/12 Fro
1971 war veteran Manekshaw remembered for his valour on 102nd anniversary - newkerala.com #44424
New Kerala / Posted 29 days ago
Manekshaw was part of the 1942 campaign on the Sittaung River with the 4/12 Frontier Force Regiment and was decorated Military Cross. Post-independence, he played a key role during operations in Jammu and Kashmir in 1947-48. After... Read more
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New Kerala
1971 war veteran Manekshaw remembered for his valour on 102nd anniversary - newkerala.com #44329Manekshaw was part of the 1942 campaign on the Sittaung River with the 4/12 Fro
1971 war veteran Manekshaw remembered for his valour on 102nd anniversary - newkerala.com #44329
New Kerala / Posted 29 days ago
Manekshaw was part of the 1942 campaign on the Sittaung River with the 4/12 Frontier Force Regiment and was decorated Military Cross. Post-independence, he played a key role during operations in Jammu and Kashmir in 1947-48. After... Read more
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express
The royal brothers who would both later become king saw very different sides of WW1were sent to the personal assistant of their father King George V. Much to Edwa
The royal brothers who would both later become king saw very different sides of WW1
express / Posted 30 days ago
were sent to the personal assistant of their father King George V. Much to Edward’s embarrassment, he was awarded the Military Cross for his effort. The honour has always been controversial as the medal is intended for “acts of exemplary... Read more

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