British Army medals & awards from Crimea to World War I 1854-1913

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London Gazette Military Awards 1854 until 1914


Military Awards of recognition & honour for various acts of gallantry & service to the British Empire from the Crimean War until the very start of the war in Europe some 60 years later.



Awards included stem from the very highest such as the Orders of Knighthood/The Garter all the way down to a 'Mention in despatches'.



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Records in this collection are likely to include the following:

  • Surname
  • First name(s)
  • Rank/Position
  • Award name
  • Where notification was published originally

Please be aware that due to the way we collate, and cross reference our databases, some records will contain more information than that listed above.

Original Source: London Gazette Military Awards 1854 until 1914

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