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What does CV stand for?

CV stands for Cross of Valour (Canadian decoration equivalent of the George Cross, second highest bravery decoration after the VC)

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The Merrickville, Ontario naval reservist is one of 11 to be awarded decorations for bravery, which also include the Cross of Valour and the Star of Courage.
Two West Australian men, Timothy Britten and Richard Joyes, were awarded the Cross of Valour for their efforts to rescue those in the Sari club.
I have just finished the article by Bill Beswetherick ("Police wrong to demand valour award for constable" Volume 15 Issue 1) concerning the suitability of awarding Cobourg police Constable Chris Garrett a posthumous Cross of Valour.
It is to be hoped that the Governor General's selection committee will base its decision on whether to award the Cross of Valour solely on the facts and not on pressure from police, media, and the public.
Yesterday it was revealed that Canada was considering posthumously awarding him the prestigious Cross of Valour and Star of Courage.