Brian Robert Hampton MONKS
Cross of Gallantry with Silver Star [SVN]
On 25 June 1971 Major Monks distinguished himself in the operation in the Phuoc Tuy Province territory.

Whilst making heavy contact with the elements of 1 Bn, 274 NVA Regiment, Major Monks disregarded his own safety in front of heavy hostile fire to deploy his troops carefully to fiercely conduct assault attacks causing heavy losses to the enemy. The assault resulted in the deaths of 7 enemy and the capture of significant quantities of weapons and equipment.
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Cross of Gallantry with Silver Star [SVN]