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Military Medal

Line breaks: Mili|tary Medal
(abbreviation: MM)

Definition of Military Medal in English:

noun

(In the UK and Commonwealth countries) a decoration for distinguished active service on land, instituted in 1916 (originally for enlisted soldiers).
Example sentences
  • They were one of the most decorated small units of the war, with three DSOs, one Military Cross, one DCM and four Military Medals.
  • He fought in the trenches at Delville Wood and Paschaendale, for which he was awarded the Distinguished Conduct Medal and also the Military Medal for bravery.
  • His Military Medal and war service medal were also put up for sale.

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