| Sgt Bernard 'Barney' Wall MM (b.1909 Liverpool d.1975 Liverpool) Won the Military Medal
in WWII defending Malta with the Royal Artillery.
| Thomas Marston, won the Military Medal
"for gallantry and devotion to duty when under fire in battle on land" in the Battle of Passchendaele
A newspaper report tells how the Military Medal
was earned near Pintha on October 18, 1944.
His was the second Military Medal
won by a native of Doune.
During this time Elsie's military medal
was one of 16 awarded in May 1918 for "conspicuous devotion to duty during an hostile air raid".
During a battle so intense the Allies lost some 16,000 men, he earned his first bar to his Military Medal
. His commendation reads:
England Sevens launched shirts bearing crosses inspired by the George Cross military medal
Christine Sewell, aged 87, has spent a lifetime wondering why her father, Frank Pritchard, won the Military Medal
while [euro]ghting with the Second Battalion of the Worcestershire Regiment in the Battle of Gheluvelt in France.
William was awarded the Distinguished Conduct Medal and the Military Medal
for heroic acts during conict.
WWI father's footsteps died at exactly ILLIAM Hadley survived being wounded in three of the bloodiest battles of World War One and was awarded the Military Medal
for bravery in the field only to tragically lose his life on the day the Great War ended.
HE was always a hero to his children but sadly Somme soldier William Proctor died unaware that he had been awarded a Military Medal
Awarded the British Military Medal
for courage in the field, he felt the medal was only fit for his young son Maurice to play with as a toy after the war.