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Victoria Cross and Gallantry

The Victoria Cross (VC) is the highest military decoration which is, or has been, awarded for valour "in the face of the enemy" to members of the armed forces of various Commonwealth countries, and previous British Empire territories.

It takes precedence over all other orders, decorations and medals. It may be awarded to a person of any rank in any service and to civilians under military command. In the United Kingdom, it is usually presented to the recipient or to their next of kin by the British monarch at an investiture held at Buckingham Palace. In those countries aside of Britain where the Monarch of the Commonwealth realms is the head of state, the Governor-General usually fulfils the same function. It is the joint highest award for bravery in the United Kingdom with the George Cross, which is the equivalent honour for valour not in the face of the enemy.

This section compromises titles about the Victoria Cross and other Gallantry awards.




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DANGER UXB - The Heroic Story of the WWII Bomb Disposal Teams

DANGER UXB - The Heroic Story of the WWII Bomb Disposal Teams

Title: DANGER UXB - The Heroic Story of the WWII Bomb Disposal Teams Author: Owen, James Condition: Mint Edition:  2nd Edition Publication Date: ...
$29.95

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One False Move - Bravest of the Brave - The Australian Mine Defusers in World War II

One False Move - Bravest of the Brave - The Australian Mine Defusers in World War II

Title: One False Move - Bravest of the Brave - The Australian Mine Defusers in World War II Author: Macklin, Robert Condition: Mint Edition: 1st...
$29.95

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Softly Tread the Brave - RANVR Mine Disposal (1st Edition)

Softly Tread the Brave - RANVR Mine Disposal (1st Edition)

Title: Softly Tread the Brave Author: Southall, Ivan Condition: Very Good Edition: 1st Edition Publication Date: 1960 ISBN: N/A Cover: Hard...
$77.00

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Softly Tread the Brave - RANVR Mine Disposal (1st Edition)(With DJ)

Softly Tread the Brave - RANVR Mine Disposal (1st Edition)(With DJ)

Title: Softly Tread the Brave Author: Southall, Ivan Condition: Very Good Edition: 1st Edition Publication Date: 1960 ISBN: N/A Cover: Hard...
$88.00

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A Medal For Life - Lieut. W.L. Robinson Worcestershire Regt & R.F.C

A Medal For Life - Lieut. W.L. Robinson Worcestershire Regt & R.F.C

Title:  A Medal For Life - Lieut. W.L. Robinson Worcestershire Regt & R.F.C Author:  Bills, Leslie Condition: Very Good Edition:  1st Edition ...
$39.95

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By Skill & Valour - Honours and Awards to the Royal Australian Navy for the 1st and 2nd World Wars

By Skill & Valour - Honours and Awards to the Royal Australian Navy for the 1st and 2nd World Wars

Title: By Skill & Valour - Honours and Awards to the Royal Australian Navy for the First and Second World Wars Author: Atkinson, James J ...


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By Skill & Valour - Honours and Awards to the Royal Australian Navy for the 1st and 2nd World Wars

By Skill & Valour - Honours and Awards to the Royal Australian Navy for the 1st and 2nd World Wars

Title: By Skill & Valour - Honours and Awards to the Royal Australian Navy for the First and Second World Wars Author: Atkinson, James J ...
$46.75

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RAAF Gallantry Awards - 1939-1945 War

RAAF Gallantry Awards - 1939-1945 War

Title:  RAAF Gallantry Awards - 1939-1945 War Author:  Barton, Leonard Condition: Very Good Edition:  1st Edition Publication Date: 1992 ISBN:...
$110.00

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The Victoria Cross 1856 - 1920

The Victoria Cross 1856 - 1920

Title: The Victoria Cross 1856 - 1920 Author: O’Moore Creagh and E.M Humphris Condition: Mint Edition:  2nd Edition Publication Date: 2001 ...
$49.95

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VCs of the Royal Navy

VCs of the Royal Navy

Title: VCs of the Royal Navy Author: Turner, John Frayn Condition: Very Good Edition:  3rd Edition Publication Date: 1957 ISBN:  N/A Cover:...


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