Medal & Mortality index
The Military Cross was instituted as a Decoration on December 28th, 1914, to
reward Distinguished Services rendered by Officers of certain ranks in the army
in time of war. Bars may be added for additional acts of gallantry. Since August
1st, 1918, it has, like the D.S.O., been awarded for "services in action" only.
University of London Officers Training Corps index - former cadet.
Allnutt, Capt. Edward Bruce, R.A.M.C. : St. Bart's. Hospital ? Mesopotamia : M.C. ; mentioned in despatches and W.O. Communique.
ALLNUTT, Capt. Edward Bruce, R.A.M.C. ? For distinguished service in the Field. — Gazette, 29 October 1915.
MENTIONED IN DESPATCHES.
The following officers have been mentioned in Despatches for distinguished and gallant services and devotion to duty : —
ALLNUTT, Lt. Edward Bruce, R.A.M.C. ? Nixon's Despatch of 1 January 1916.
MENTIONED IN COMMUNIQUES.
The names of the undermentioned officers have been brought to the notice of the Secretary of State for War for valuable services rendered in connection with the War : —
ALLNUTT, Capt. Edward Bruce, M.C, R.A.M.C. ? W.O. Communique of 23 August 1919.