The book includes:
– A detailed overview of the Italian Campaign and its battles.
– Notes on the Divisions engaged in Italy.
– An alphabetical nominal roll for all the MM’s awarded.
– A Schedule Number roll for all the MM recipients.
– A Registered Paper Number Roll for all the MM recipients.
– A roll of all MM recipients by individual unit.
– Details of all the recipients Home Towns.
– Citations and/or Action Dates, Personal Details and Newspaper reports for all the Military Medals awarded.
– Details of all the DCM’s awarded for the campaign
– All the awards of the Military Medal made to Italian soldiers for the campaign.
– Copies of Italian Despatches in the London Gazette.
– Details of the Army VC’s awarded in Italy.
– Details of the main CWGC cemeteries in Italy.
– Notes on how to research awards for Italy by cross referencing awards and making use of Schedule Numbers and Registered Paper Numbers and other sources.
AWARD OF THE MILITARY MEDAL for the CAMPAIGN IN ITALY 1917-1918
A highly detailed study of the 1189 Medals, 98 First Bars and 3 Second Bars awarded to the British Army during the Italian Campaign 1917-18.
All of the nearly 1300 awards of the MM and Bars awarded have details of when they were won, and a few have the citations for the award of the MM.