Cross of Valour


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Cross of Valour

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(Military) the highest Canadian award for bravery. Abbreviation: CV
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8) The Victoria Cross, Cross of Valour, United Nations HQ Medal, Polar Medal.
The council's highest honour is the Cross of Valour, given for "the most conspicuous courage in extreme peril.
They consist of the Cross of Valour, the Star of Courage and the Medal of Bravery.
His efforts were rewarded when he was given a number of medals for his bravery - including a Cross of Valour with two bars, one of the highest accolades given by the Polish government.