Both were awarded the Military Cross at Sandhurst Military Academy.
What does MC stand for?
MC stands for Military Cross (British)
This definition appears very frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:
- Military and Government
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We have 266 other meanings of MC in our Acronym Attic
- Midland College (Midland, TX)
- Midnight Club
- Midnight Commander (GNU software project)
- Mild Chuckle
- Miley Cyrus (singer)
- Military Air Post (Scott Catalogue prefix; philately)
- Military Capability
- Military Characteristic(s)
- Military Committee (NATO)
- Military Computer
Samples in periodicals archive:
CAPTION(S): ROYAL APPOINTMENT: Mark Williams receives the Military Cross from Prince Charles
A SOLDIER who fought on despite being shot in the head has been awarded the Military Cross in the latest round of military honours.
The Military Cross is awarded for "exemplary gallantry" and is the thirdhighest military decoration handed out to members of the British Armed Forces.
Byline: BEN GOLDBY A WAR hero who risked his life in dangerous operations in Afghanistan is selling off his rare Military Cross medal for pounds 100,000 on eBay.
During an eventful 12 months she was awarded the Military Cross for her frontline bravery and then stood in front of the Queen to receive it.
Byline: STEVE BAGNALL A SOLDIER who led troops to fight off a six-hour Taliban ambush in Afghanistan was awarded a Military Cross for his heroism.