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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.

Grid List
NameDate of birthDate of deathAwards
Vale, William "Cherry"03-06-191429-11-1981more 
Valenta, Ernost25-10-191231-03-1944 
Van der Kiste, Robert Edgar "Guy"20-07-191229-09-1999more 
Varley, Arthur Leslie13-10-189313-09-1944 
Vasey, George Alan "Bloody George"29-03-189505-03-1945more 
Veale, William Charles Douglas16-05-189517-08-1971 
Venema, G.F.   
Vere Morse, John Anthony16-10-189200-00-1960 
Vereker, Viscount Gort, John Standish Surtees P.V.10-07-188631-03-1946more 
Vian, Philip Louis15-07-189427-05-1968more 
Vinall, James William "Jimmy" 18-03-1945 
Vincent, Stanley Flamank07-04-189713-03-1976more 
Virtue, Reid Howard   
Vishwasrao, Shripat 30-07-1998 

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