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Lance Corporal Matthew Croucher GC
Lance Corporal
RM Reserve
Royal Marines
George Cross (GC)
Lance Corporal Matthew Croucher, RM Reserve, was awarded the George Cross for his extreme gallantry on 9 February 2008 when he willingly risked his own life in a most deliberate act of self-sacrifice to save his comrades from death or serious injury.

SHEPHARD, Samuel John

3 Cdo. Bde. RM
Royal Marines
George Cross (GC)
Citation: On 3 August 2013, Lieutenant Shephard Royal Marines was snorkelling in Egypt during a diving exercise when a fellow diver, (Lieutenant Damien Moran RM), who was also his friend, suffered an embolism and sank rapidly to the bottom.

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