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Mentioned in Despatches

British commanders-in-chief of a theatre of war or campaign were obliged to report their activities and achievements to the War Office in the form of despatches, which were published in The Gazette.
In several occasions also persons were mentioned in these despatches without them having received a decoration for the mentioned action. By adding a specific item to a certified decoration the recipient could show the mentioning.

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Abecassis, George Edgar* March 21st, 1913
† December 10th, 1991

Acland, Peter Bevil Edward* July 9th, 1902
† 1993

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Adair, Allan Henry Shafto, 6th Baronet* November 3rd, 1897
† August 4th, 1988

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Adams, Andrew Alexander* June 5th, 1921
† November 8th, 1993

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Adams, Eric Victor† September 15th, 1944
Plot: E Row: F Grave: 1

Adams, James Allen* July 13th, 1916

Adams, John "Jack"* September 26th, 1890
† June 21st, 1981

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Adams, Ronald George Hinings* December 31st, 1896
† March 28th, 1979

Adkins, Ernest Edward* June 22nd, 1912
† December 16th, 1965

Agazarian, Jack Charles Stanmore* August 27th, 1915
† March 29th, 1945

Ainslie, William John* November 8th, 1915

Aitken, Adam Frederick* February 16th, 1916
† February 1986

Aitken, John William Maxwell, 2nd Baronet* February 15th, 1910
† May 1st, 1985

Akehurst, Arthur Maurice† June 30th, 1945
Plot: 6 Row: C Grave: 2

Alcock, John "Jack"* 1918
† 1997

Aldwinckle, Robert Morrison* July 28th, 1920
† 2003

Alexander, Harold Rupert Leofric George "Alex"* December 10th, 1891
† June 16th, 1969

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Allan, John Watson "Iain"* May 6th, 1918
† July 9th, 1988

Allen, Arthur Samuel "Tubby"* March 10th, 1894
† January 25th, 1959

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Allen, Robert Swinton* July 24th, 1914
† 1982

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Anderson, Edna Grace* April 5th, 1925

Anderson, Jack Fenton* December 19th, 1920

Anderson, Kenneth Arthur Noel "Sunshine"* December 25th, 1891
† April 29th, 1959

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Anderson, Michael Herbert† May 10th, 1940
Grave: 26

Anderson, Moffat* October 2nd, 1921

Anderson, Norman Russell* April 29th, 1893
† July 31st, 1948

Anderson, Peter Murray "Andy"* April 9th, 1922
† April 11th, 1945
Plot: X Row: 21 Grave: 5

Andre Agazarian, Francoise Isabella "Francine"* May 8th, 1913
† April 27th, 1999

Andrews, Arthur Ellis* July 4th, 1917
† July 14th, 1984

Annis, Clare Levi* January 22nd, 1912

Annis, Edward Stewart* November 25th, 1917
† January 9th, 1999

Anstey, John* January 3rd, 1907
† October 6th, 2000

Arbon, Paul Wade* February 8th, 1921
† November 21st, 1968

Arbuthnott, Robert Keith, 15th Viscount* August 21st, 1897
† December 15th, 1966

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Archer, Ernest Russell* September 14th, 1891
† December 17th, 1958

Archer, Harold Corbin* 1892
† 1949

Ardagh, Patrick Augustine* August 30th, 1891
† April 6th, 1944
Plot: 8 Row: A Grave: 15

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Armiger, Bertie William* December 21st, 1911
† November 11th, 1984

Arthur, Wilfred Stanley* December 7th, 1919
† December 23rd, 2000

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Ashton, Basil Cedric† June 19th, 1945
Plot: 6 Row: E Grave: 14

Ashurst, Norman* November 24th, 1920

Ashworth, Arthur* May 3rd, 1920
† February 19th, 1994

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Aspey, Harold Edward* March 1916
† February 27th, 1942
Plot: M Grave: 349

Atcherley, David Francis William* January 12th, 1904
† June 8th, 1952

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Atcherley, Richard Llewellyn Roger* January 12th, 1904
† April 18th, 1970

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Aubertin, Pierre Gaston* March 22nd, 1915
† March 7th, 1949

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