Kenneth Fidler

Tales of valour

Military Cross

In the Sidi Rezegh area on 21st November 1941 he remained in action until his ammunition was exhausted, withdrew to replenish on several occasions and continued to fight his tank.

MC Recommended by Major E.C. Mitford

Approved by: Brigadier B.N. O'Day; Lt. Gen. N.M. Ritchie, GOCinC Eighth Army; General J. Auckinleck, CinC Middle East Forces
25.12.1941

DISTINGUISHED SERVICE ORDER

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MILITARY CROSS

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1939-45 STAR

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AFRICA STAR

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DEFENCE MEDAL

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INDIA GENERAL SERVICE MEDAL, NORTH WEST FRONTIER 1935 BAR

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ITALY STAR

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WAR MEDAL

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