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  • Maj. William James Hardham, VC (1878 - 1928)
    William James Hardham was born in Wellington in 1876. He attended Mount Cook School and worked as a farrier and blacksmith until volunteering for service with the 4th New Zealand (Rough Riders) Conting...
  • Major Charles Heaphy, VC (1821 - 1881)
    Major Charles Heaphy VC (1821 – 3 August 1881) was a New Zealand explorer and a recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest and most prestigious military award for gallantry in the face of the ...
  • L/Cpl Joshua Leakey, VC
    The first living recipient of the Victoria Cross from the Afghanistan campaign. Awarded VC (2015)
  • Clifford Coffin, VC, CB, DSO (1870 - 1959)
    Medal entitlement of Major General Clifford Coffin, Corps of Royal Engineers Victoria Cross Companion, Order of the Bath ( CB ) Distinguished Service Order ( DSO ) & Bar Queens South Africa Meda...

The Victoria Cross (VC) is the highest military decoration awarded for valour "in the face of the enemy" to members of the armed forces of various Commonwealth countries, and previous British Empire territories.

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