United Kingdom: George Cross

Ribbon: Blue (bears a miniature of the cross when ribbons alone are worn).

Instituted: 24 September 1940 by King George VI.

Awarded: For outstanding acts of courage in dangerous conditions.

Post-nominal letters: GC.

Male insignia Obverse (Male) Reverse (Male)
Female insignia Obverse (Female) Sorry - no picture of reverse
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Page last updated: 20 March 2016