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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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NameDate of birthDate of deathAwards
Abecassis, George Edgar21-03-191310-12-1991 
Acland, Peter Bevil Edward09-07-190200-00-1993more 
Adair, Allan Henry Shafto03-11-189704-08-1988more 
Adam, John Rooch   
Adams, Andrew Alexander05-06-192108-11-1993more 
Adams, Arhur Robert   
Adams, Eric Victor 15-09-1944 
Adams, Harrison Staveley 00-00-1984 
Adams, James Allen13-07-1916  
Adams, John "Jack"26-09-189021-06-1981more 
Adams, John Lindley   
Adams, Joseph Hervey Chauncey   
Adams, Ronald George Hinings31-12-189628-03-1979 
Adkins, Ernest Edward22-06-191216-12-1965 
Agazarian, Jack Charles Stanmore27-08-191529-03-1945 
Ainslie, Ralph Murray   
Ainslie, Thomas Edgar Craig00-00-1917  
Ainslie, William John08-11-1915  
Aitken, Adam Frederick16-02-191600-02-1986 
Aitken, John William Maxwell, 2nd Baronet15-02-191001-05-1985 
Aitkens, Francis Charles   
Akehurst, Arthur Maurice 30-06-1945 
Akhurst, Edward Carden   
Alcock, John "Jack"00-00-191800-00-1997 
Aldwinckle, Robert Morrison28-07-192000-00-2003 
Alexander, Harold Rupert Leofric George "Alex"10-12-189116-06-1969more 
Ali, Abbas   
Allan, John Watson "Iain"06-05-191809-07-1988 
Allardice, William Dallas   
Allen, Arthur Samuel "Tubby"10-03-189425-01-1959more 
Allen, Norman George   
Allen, Oliver Alexander   
Allen, Robert Swinton24-07-191400-00-1982more 
Allen, William Edward   
Allenberg, William Harry  more 
Allison, William George Clifford 24-07-1943 
Allman, John Jacob   
Amell, Harry Lawrence   
Amos, John Arthur   
Anderson, Clifford Arthur Stevenson15-05-1917  
Anderson, Edna Grace05-04-1925  
Anderson, Jack Fenton19-12-1920  
Anderson, Juhl Arthur   
Anderson, Kenneth Arthur Noel "Sunshine"25-12-189129-04-1959more 
Anderson, Lloyd Harold   
Anderson, Michael Herbert 10-05-1940 
Anderson, Moffat02-10-1921  
Anderson, Norman Russell29-04-189331-07-1948 
Anderson, Peter Murray "Andy"09-04-192211-04-1945 
Anderson, Philip James   
Andras, Kenneth Bertram   
Andre Agazarian, Francoise Isabella "Francine"08-05-191327-04-1999 
Andrews, Arthur Ellis04-07-191714-07-1984 
Angell, Ronald Ford Chapman   
Angers, Joseph Arthur Angus Bruneau   
Anguish, Jack Mills   
Annis, Clare Levi22-01-1912  
Annis, Edward Stewart25-11-191709-01-1999 
Anstes, Trevor   
Anstey, John03-01-190706-10-2000 
Anton, George Joseph   
Appleton, Douglas Charles   
Arbeau, Cyril Walter   
Arbon, Paul Wade08-02-192121-11-1968 
Arbuthnott, Robert Keith, 15th Viscount21-08-189715-12-1966more 
Archer, Ernest Leonard  more 
Archer, Ernest Russell14-09-189117-12-1958 
Archer, Harold Corbin00-00-189200-00-1949 
Ardagh, Patrick Augustine30-08-189106-04-1944more 
Armiger, Bertie William21-12-191111-11-1984 
Arthur, Wilfred Stanley07-12-191923-12-2000more 
Ashurst, Norman24-11-1920  
Ashworth, Arthur03-05-192019-02-1994more 
Aspey, Harold Edward00-03-191627-02-1942 
Atcherley, David Francis William12-01-190408-06-1952more 
Atcherley, Richard Llewellyn Roger12-01-190418-04-1970more 
Aubertin, Pierre Gaston22-03-191507-03-1949 
Ayling, Charles Henry   

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