A 36mm diameter silver circular medal. The face has an image of the reigning monarch, the reverse has the inscription 'For Bravery In The Field', surrounded by a laurel wreath, with the Royal Cypher and Imperial Crown above.
Dark blue, with 5 equal width stripes centred white, red, white red, white.
Other Ranks, equivalent to the Officer's Military Cross, although lower in precedence if both worn together.
Instituted in 1916.
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