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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.
Augeraud, Capt. Edward Howel Guerin, R.E. : B.Sc, City & Guilds College* Salonika : M.C. ; mentioned in despatches ; Order of Crown of Roumania, Chevalier.
MENTIONED IN DESPATCHES.
The following officers have been mentioned in Despatches for distinguished and gallant services and devotion to duty : —
AUGERAUD, Temp. Lt. Edward Howel Guerin, M.C, R.E. ? Milne's Despatch of 25 March 1918.
Order of the Crown of Roumania.
AUGERAUD, Temp. Capt. Edward Howel Guerin, M.C, R.E. — Gazette, 20 September 1919.
MILITARY CROSS :
AUGERAUD, Temp. Lt. Edward Howel Guerin, R.E. ? For conspicuous gallantry in action. He maintained communications under very heavy fire with great courage and skill, himself on several occasions repairing the cables. — Gazette, 25 November 1916.