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.
Ainsworth, Lt. (A/Capt.) Norman John, Worcester R. : Middlesex Hosp, & R. Dent. Hospital * Mesopotamia September 1916 to July 1918 (invalid) : M.C.
AINSWORTH, 2ND Lt. (Actg. Capt.) Norman John, Worc. R. (S.R.) ? For distinguished service in the Field in Mesopotamia. — Gazette, 25 August 1917.