Description: Medal index cards were created by the Army Medal Office towards the end of the First World War. They record the medals that men and women who served in the First World War were entitled to claim.
Title: London Gazette, 30 January 1920, Bar to M.M.
Description: His Majesty the KING has been graciously pleased to approve of the undermentioned rewards in recognition of gallant conduct and determination displayed in escaping or attempting to escape from captivity, which services have been brought to notice in accordance with the terms of Army Order 193 of 1919. To be dated 5th May, 1919:—
BAR TO MILITARY MEDAL.
8166 Coy./S.M. O. T. Sharpe, M.M., 2nd Bn. Lincs. R. (Hereford).
(M.M. gazetted, 11th November, 1916.)