"FOR BRAVERY IN THE FIELD"
This medal was awarded for Gallantry and devotion to duty under fire.
The Military Medal is the British Army equivalent of the Distinguished Conduct Medal (D.C.M.),
the Distinguished Flying Medal (D.F.M.) and the Air Force Medal (A.F.M.).
(Source Discription:) Ministry of Defence Factsheet:
Duff Morrison Bruce M.M.
Football Player, No 3 Left Back
- Birth: 27 Aug 1898 • St Nicholas, Aberdeen, Scotland
- Death: 1972 • 2 Robertson Place, Milltimber, Aberdeenshire, Scotland
Lance Bombadier, 58th London Division Ammunition Column, 945451
Aberdeen F.C. 1926-27
Back Row L-R: Edward Carroll, Mike Cosgrove, Duff Bruce, George Ritchie,
Peter McSevich, Harry Blackwell, John Miller, Sam Spence, Jock McHale.
Middle Row L-R: A.M.Robertson, (sec), W.Russell, (trainer), Robert Bruce,
Malcolm Muir, Robert F.McDermid, Jock Hutton, Jock Edward, T.McCrorie,
Tom McLeod, P. Craigmyle, Paddy Travers, (manager).
Front Row L-R: Unknown
Awarded for Service
Family Tree Official's, Player's and staff details: Ancestry.com
A.F.C Official's, Player's and staff details source: AFC Heritage - The Official Aberdeen Football Club Heritage Trust.
Aberdeen Football Club 1925 Logo - Designed by Graeme Watson © 2019
Profile Photo: Duff Morrison Bruce - original B&W picture - No copyright - attached.
Team Photo: Aberdeen F.C. 1926-27 - Original B&W picture - No copyright - attached.
Insert Photos: From Graeme Watson's personal collection, of replica medals. British War Medal, Victory Medal and the Military Medal.
Header Background: Aberdeen Football Club, Pittodrie Stadium, Main Stand Entrance, 2015, Aberdeen, Scotland - Copyright © 2015 Graeme Watson.
Aberdeen F.C. - Family/DNA
An un-official compilation of the family tree of Aberdeen Football Club's official's, player's and staff from 1881 to present from one personal family tree.