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  • Major David Auldjo Jamieson, VC, CVO (1920 - 2001)
    Obituary: ) Major David Auldjo Jamieson, VC, CVO (1 October 1920 – 5 May 2001) was a British Army officer in the Second World War and an English recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest award...
  • Sgt. John Byrne, VC DCM (1832 - 1879)
    NOTE: JOHN BYRNE & Sgt. John Murray, VC ARE NOT BROTHERS, BUT BOTH DO NOT HAVE A KNOWN FAMILY TREE SO ARE SHOWN HERE TOGETHER UNTIL THEY CAN BE TRACED. Buried in Thameside mud and only unearthed more...
  • Lieut. General Sir Edward Pemberton Leach, Victoria Cross, KCB,KCVO,RE (c.1847 - c.1913)
    Victoria Cross Battles and wars: Lushai Expedition, Second Anglo-Afghan War, Mahdist War Books: Ned Wright, the Story of His Life Edward was educated at Highgate School and the Royal Military Aca...
  • Sgt. James Crichton, VC (1879 - 1961)
    James Crichton- 2nd Battalion, Auckland Infantry Regiment James Crichton VC (15 July 1879 – 22 September 1961) was an Irish-born soldier who served with the British Army during the Second Boer War. H...
  • 2nd Lieut. Te Moananui-a-Kiwa Ngārimu, VC (1919 - 1943)
    Te Moananui-a-Kiwa Ngarimu was born into Te Aitanga-a-Mate of Ngati Porou at Whareponga, on the East Coast, on 7 April 1919, the son of Hamuera Meketu Ngarimu, and his wife Maraea. He had strong connec...

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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