CGC

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CGCCanine Good Citizen (AKC Dog Title)
CGCCanadian Grain Commission
CGCCoast Guard Cutter
CGCCertified Genetic Counselor (American Board of Genetic Counseling, Inc.)
CGCCommission Géologique du Canada (Geological Survey of Canada)
CGCCentral Gulf Coast (various organizations)
CGCconsumer-generated content (user-edited web/internet sites)
CGCConfédération Générale des Cadres (French labor union)
CGCCompagnie Générale de Construction (French: General Construction Company)
CGCCertified General Contractor (Florida)
CGCCredit Guarantee Corporation (Malaysia Berhad)
CGCChipset Graphics Controller
CGCCámara Guatemalteca de la Construcción (Spanish: Guatemalan Chamber of Construction)
CGCCapital Group Companies (various locations)
CGCCommonwealth Grants Commission (Australia)
CGCCo-Operative Grocer Chain (Japan)
CGCCape Girardeau County (Missouri)
CGCCompañia General de Combustibles (Spanish; Argentine oil company)
CGCContinental Grain Company (various locations)
CGCCentre for Green Chemistry (Monash University; Australia)
CGCCapillary Gas Chromatography
CGCCommon Ground Center (Vermont)
CGCCanadian Geoscience Council
CGCConspicuous Gallantry Cross (UK military decoration)
CGCCalifornia Government Code
CGCCombinatorics, Geometry and Computation (educational program)
CGCComplementary Ground Component (Europe)
CGCCascade Natural Gas Corporation (stock symbol)
CGCCity of Glen Cove (New York)
CGCConseil Gabonais des Chargeurs (French: Gabonese Shippers Council; Gabon)
CGCConrad Grebel College (Canada)
CGCCharitable Giving Campaign (various organizations)
CGCCall Graph Construction
CGCCanadian Genealogy Centre
CGCCommon Ground Community
CGCComprehensive Guidance and Counseling (Oregon Department of Education)
CGCChurch of God in Christ
CGCCommunity Government Council (Northern Territory, Australia)
CGCContraloria General de Cuentas (Guatemala)
CGCCoalition for Gun Control (Canada)
CGCComics Guaranty Corporation (comic book grading service)
CGCCertificate of Good Conduct
CGCCanterbury Golf Club (Cleveland, OH)
CGCChattanooga Gas Company (Chattanooga, TN)
CGCCyngor Gofal Cymru (Welsh: Care Council for Wales; UK)
CGCColumbia Genome Center (Columbia University; New York)
CGCCircuit Group Congestion
CGCCentre Georges Chevrier (French: Georges Chevrier Center)
CGCCommunity Gospel Church
CGCChicago Glider Club (aviation)
CGCChristian Gospel Center
CGCColorado Gardener Certificate
CGCCommand Guidance Computer (NASA)
CGCChangi Golf Club (Singapore)
CGCCompagnie Générale de Cosmétique (French: General Cosmetic Company)
CGCCoordination Group for the Composite Observing System for the North Atlantic
CGCCommunications Ground Control
CGCCombat Gap Crosser
CGCChampion Gamers Clan (gaming clan)
CGCChannel-Gain Correlation
CGCComponent Group Code
CGCConvolutional Goppa Code
CGCCalavo Growers of California
CGCCentral Greenwich College (UK)
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Cpl Rai fought in three Afghan tours, where another member of his regiment, Cpl Dip Prasad Pun, received a Conspicuous Gallantry Cross in 2010 for fighting off 30 Taliban fighters, battering the last one with a machine gun tripod when his ammunition ran out.
Para sergeant Gordon Robertson won the Conspicuous Gallantry Cross for leading a patrol of 12 men that held off an armed mob at the Battle of Majar al Kabir.
There was little comparable publicity for the soldiers who received the Victoria Cross and the Conspicuous Gallantry Cross last week.
In 2013, Owen was awarded the Conspicuous Gallantry Cross for his bravery and the dangers he faced.
L/Cpl Moloney receives a Conspicuous Gallantry Cross for his gallantry and skill in the face of the enemy.
Corporal Josh Griffiths, from the Mercian Regiment, was awarded the Conspicuous Gallantry Cross - second only to the Victoria Cross - for fighting insurgents despite having a broken back.
Captain Owen Davis of 40 Commando Royal Marines accepted the Conspicuous Gallantry Cross for bravery in Afghanistan, leading local militia against the Taliban.
A SOLDIER who picked up a grenade and threw it to safety was yesterday awarded the Conspicuous Gallantry Cross at a ceremony at Buckingham Palace.
A statement from Cpl Brownson, who was posthumously awarded the Conspicuous Gallantry Cross for his bravery in rescuing two men in the aftermath of the Taliban bomb on Almas, was read out at the inquest at Sunderland Civic Centre.
A GURKHA soldier, who overcame incredible odds to defeat 30 Taliban fighters single-handedly, was given the Conspicuous Gallantry Cross by the Queen.
THE Military Cross is the third highest decoration after the Victoria Cross and Conspicuous Gallantry Cross given to members of the Armed Forces.
Summary: A Gurkha soldier who single-handedly fought off up to 30 Taliban insurgents has been awarded the Conspicuous Gallantry Cross.