Highest award of the Association for gallantry, granted for special heroism or action in the face of extraordinary risk.
Known as the “Scout’s VC”. A Bermondsey Scout, Frank Davis, was awarded one posthumously in World War Two.
Awarded for gallantry in circumstances of considerable risk.
One Southwark Scout Group was collectively awarded Silver Crosses in World War Two
Awarded for gallantry in circumstances of moderate risk.
- Cloth “Figure of Eight” badge images drawn by Bryan Jones of 16th Bermondsey
- Medal images from “The Awards of the Scout Association”, retrieved 9th July 2016