Order of Saint Michael with the Harp

Given to those persons who have enhanced the Glory of Caer Galen through their excellence in martial affairs. The holders of this award shall be styled as Companions of the Order Bards Militant, and shall be entitled to place the letters C.B.M. after their names. The insignia of the order shall be a blue leather garter buckled about the upper arm of the recipient, or the badge of the order once it has been approved by the College of Arms.

Standard Text: 

Know ye all who come by these letters present that We, (name) and (name), Baron and Baroness of Caer Galen send greetings. It is just and fitting that those gentles who have distinguished themselves in martial endeavor, in the furtherance of their art as well as the example of their virtue, honor, and prowess, should be recognized according to their merits. We therefore admit (recipient's name) into the Order of Saint Michael with the Harp. Henceforth [he/she] shall be styled as a Companion of the Bards Militant, with all rights and responsibilities appertaining to that rank. Done by Our Hands this (date) day of (month), Anno Societatis (year), being (year) in the common reckoning of years.