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.
|VC • GC • CGC • GM • QGM • MiD|
|Honours, Awards, and Decorations|
|Honours • Gallantry Awards • Campaign Medals • Royal Navy Awards • Army Awards • Royal Air Force Awards • TA Awards • Foreign Awards|