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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
Allardice, William Dallas   
Anderson, Kenneth Arthur Noel "Sunshine"25-12-189129-04-1959more 
Acland, Peter Bevil Edward09-07-190200-00-1993more 
Ardagh, Patrick Augustine30-08-189106-04-1944more 
Arbuthnott, Robert Keith, 15th Viscount21-08-189715-12-1966more 
Akehurst, Arthur Maurice 30-06-1945 
Archer, Ernest Russell14-09-189117-12-1958 
Agazarian, Jack Charles Stanmore27-08-191529-03-1945 
Andre Agazarian, Francoise Isabella "Francine"08-05-191327-04-1999 
Allen, Arthur Samuel "Tubby"10-03-189425-01-1959more 
Adams, Harrison Staveley 00-00-1984 
Armiger, Bertie William21-12-191111-11-1984 
Adams, John "Jack"26-09-189021-06-1981more 
Ashton, Basil Cedric 19-06-1945 
Anstey, John03-01-190706-10-2000 
Alcock, John "Jack"04-03-191801-01-1997 
Adkins, Ernest Edward22-06-191216-12-1965 
Arbon, Paul Wade08-02-192121-11-1968 
Archer, Harold Corbin00-00-189200-00-1949 
Ali, Abbas   
Aspey, Harold Edward00-03-191627-02-1942 
Adams, Ronald George Hinings31-12-189628-03-1979 
Arbeau, Cyril Walter00-00-191415-01-2004 
Atcherley, David Francis William12-01-190408-06-1952more 
Anderson, Michael Herbert 10-05-1940 
Allen, Robert Swinton24-07-191400-00-1982more 
Appleton, Douglas Charles   
Anton, George Joseph   
Annis, Edward Stewart25-11-191709-01-1999 
Annis, Clare Levi22-01-1912  
Anguish, Jack Mills   
Angers, Joseph Arthur Angus Bruneau   
Angell, Ronald Ford Chapman   
Ashworth, Arthur03-05-192019-02-1994more 
Andrews, Arthur Ellis04-07-191714-07-1984 
Andras, Kenneth Bertram   
Anderson, Philip James   
Anderson, Peter Murray "Andy"09-04-192211-04-1945 
Anderson, Norman Russell29-04-189331-07-1948 
Anderson, Moffat02-10-1921  
Anderson, Lloyd Harold   
Anderson, Juhl Arthur   
Anderson, Jack Fenton19-12-1920  
Anderson, Edna Grace05-04-1925  
Anderson, Clifford Arthur Stevenson15-05-1917  
Amos, John Arthur   
Amell, Harry Lawrence   
Allman, John Jacob   
Allen, William Edward   
Allen, Oliver Alexander   
Allen, Norman George   
Aldwinckle, Robert Morrison28-07-192000-00-2003 
Akhurst, Edward Carden   
Aitkens, Francis Charles   
Aitken, Adam Frederick16-02-191600-02-1986 
Ainslie, William John08-11-1915  
Ainslie, Thomas Edgar Craig00-00-1917  
Ainslie, Ralph Murray   
Adams, John Lindley   
Adams, Joseph Hervey Chauncey   
Adams, James Allen13-07-1916  
Adams, Eric Victor 15-09-1944 
Aitken, John William Maxwell, 2nd Baronet15-02-191001-05-1985 
Adam, John Rooch   
Allison, William George Clifford 24-07-1943 
Allan, John Watson "Iain"06-05-191809-07-1988 
Auchinleck, Claude John Eyre21-06-188423-03-1981more 
Anstes, Trevor   
Atcherley, Richard Llewellyn Roger12-01-190418-04-1970more 
Arthur, Wilfred Stanley07-12-191923-12-2000more 
Aubertin, Pierre Gaston22-03-191507-03-1949 
Alexander, Harold Rupert Leofric George "Alex"10-12-189116-06-1969more 
Ayling, Charles Henry   
Adair, Allan Henry Shafto, 6th Baronet03-11-189704-08-1988more 
Abecassis, George Edgar21-03-191310-12-1991 
Adams, Arhur Robert   
Allenberg, William Harry  more 
Adams, Andrew Alexander05-06-192108-11-1993more 
Ashurst, Norman24-11-1920  
Archer, Ernest Leonard  more