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4 Belgian awards were received by Old Bristolians. Below is information about each award achieved by an OB, in the order of precedence.

D1 Mentioned in Despatches

Croix de Guerre (CdG)

Number awarded to OBs: 4

Nationality of award: Belgian

Founded: 25th October 1915

Information: An award for bravery on the battlefield, and also for three or more years of service on the front line. It was also awarded to Prisoners of War who re-joined the forces after escaping, and to military personnel who were inactive due to injury.


Geake, Frank Henry 

Morrison, Alexander Robert

Pakeman, Frederick Joseph

Watling, John Basil

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