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  • Frank Alexander de Pass, VC (1887 - 1914)
    Frank Alexander de Pass was born to a family of Spanish/Portuguese Jews, who originally came to England in the 1660s, in the Kensington section of London. He was commissioned into the Royal Horse Artil...
  • Andrew Frederick Weatherby Beauchamp Proctor (1894 - 1921)
    The son of a school teacher, Andrew Frederick Weatherby Beauchamp-Proctor was South Africa's highest scoring ace during World War I. When the war began, he was a student of engineering at the Univers...
  • Sergeant - Piper Daniel Logan Laidlaw, VC (1875 - 1950)
    Daniel Laidlaw , a career soldier from Little Swinton in Berwickshire, re-joined the army aged 40 as a Piper in the 7th Battalion, The King's Own Scottish Borderers , 15th (Scottish) Infantry Division....
  • Brigadier Arthur Seaforth Blackburn, VC, CMG, CBE, ED (1892 - 1960)
    Brigadier Arthur Seaforth Blackburn, VC, CMG, CBE, ED (25 November 1892 – 24 November 1960) was a South Australian soldier, lawyer, politician, and an Australian recipient of the Victoria Cros...
  • Wing Commander Eric James Brindley Nicolson VC DFC (1917 - 1945)
    James Brindley Nicolson From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Eric James Brindley Nicolson Born 29 April 1917 Hampstead, London Died 2 May 1945 (aged 28) Bay of Bengal Allegiance Unite...

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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