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John Hurst Edmondson MP (1914 - 1941)

Awarded the first Victoria Cross awarded to an Australian in World War 2 )

6/21/2017 6/21/2017

Arthur George Knight, VC MP (1886 - 1918)

KNIGHT, ARTHUR GEORGE Rank: Sergeant Service No: 426402 Date of Death: 03/09/1918 Age: 32 Regiment/Service :Canadian Infantry 10th Bn. Awards: V C Grave Reference: I. F. 15. Cemetery:...

3/20/2017 3/20/2017

Thomas Tannatt Pryce MP (1886 - 1918)

PRYCE, THOMAS TANNATT Rank: Captain Date of Death: 13/04/1918 Age: 32 Regiment/Service: Grenadier Guards 4th Bn. Awards: VC, M C and Bar Panel Reference: Panel 1. Memorial: PLOEGSTEERT MEMORIAL Addit...

2/23/2017 2/23/2017

Surgeon Valentine Munbee McMaster VC (16 May 1834 – 22 January 1872) was a recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest and most prestigious award for gallantry in the face of the enemy that can be a...

2/10/2017 2/10/2017

Births Dec 1884 Read Anketell Moutray Cheltenham 6a 399 Read Isabella Ina M Cheltenham 6a 398a READ, ANKETELL MOUTRAY Rank: Captain Date of Death: 25/09/1915 Age: 31 Regiment/Ser...

2/4/2017 2/4/2017

Richard Charles Travis VC DCM MM (6 April 1884 – 25 July 1918) was a New Zealand soldier who fought during the First World War and was posthumously decorated with the Victoria Cross, the highest and mo...

1/31/2017 1/31/2017

Guy George Egerton Wylly, VC, CB, DSO (17 February 1880 – 9 January 1962) was a senior British Indian Army officer and an Australian recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest award for gallantry in ...

6/11/2009 1/31/2017

Percy Valentine Storkey, VC MP (1893 - 1969)

Percy Valentine Storkey, VC (9 September 1893 – 3 October 1969) was a New Zealand-born Australian recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest award for gallantry in the face of the enemy that can be a...

8/23/2011 1/31/2017

Percival Eric Gratwick, VC MP (1902 - 1942)

Percival Eric "Percy" Gratwick, VC (19 October 1902 – 26 October 1942) was an Australian recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest award for gallantry in the face of the enemy that can be awarded to...

6/25/2016 1/31/2017

Alfred Edward Gaby, VC MP (1892 - 1918)

Alfred Edward Gaby, VC (25 January 1892 – 11 August 1918) was an Australian recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest award for gallantry in the face of the enemy that can be awarded to British and ...

5/28/2013 1/30/2017

William Thomas Dartnell, VC MP (1885 - 1915)

William Thomas Dartnell , VC (6 April 1885 – 3 September 1915), also known as Wilbur Taylor Dartnell , was an Australian recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest award for gallantry in the face of ...

12/16/2010 1/30/2017

Percy Herbert Cherry, VC, MC MP (1895 - 1917)

Percy Herbert Cherry, VC, MC (4 June 1895 – 27 March 1917) was an Australian recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest decoration for gallantry "in the face of the enemy" that can be awarded to memb...

7/21/2012 1/30/2017

Patrick Joseph Bugden, VC MP (1897 - 1917)

Patrick Joseph Bugden, VC (17 March 1897 – 28 September 1917) was an Australian recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest award for gallantry in the face of the enemy that can be awarded to British ...

9/2/2008 1/30/2017

Charles Groves Wright Anderson, VC, MC (12 February 1897 – 11 November 1988) was a South African-born soldier, Australian recipient of the Victoria Cross, a member of the Australian House of Representa...

11/1/2013 1/30/2017

Alfred (Clive) Hulme, VC MP (1911 - 1982)

Alfred Clive Hulme VC (24 January 1911 – 2 September 1982) was a New Zealand recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest award for gallantry in the face of the enemy that can be awarded to British and...

2/11/2016 1/30/2017

Lt. Col. Harry John Laurent, VC MP (1895 - 1987)

"Henry John Laurent"

Lieutenant Colonel Harry John Laurent VC (15 April 1895 – 9 December 1987) was a New Zealand soldier who served with the New Zealand Military Forces during the First and Second World Wars. He was award...

6/18/2012 1/30/2017

Donald Forrester Brown, VC (23 February 1890 – 1 October 1916) was a New Zealand soldier of the First World War who was posthumously awarded the Victoria Cross, the highest award for gallantry in the f...

1/29/2017 1/29/2017

Brigadier Leslie Wilton Andrew, VC, DSO (23 March 1897 – 8 January 1969) was a senior officer in the New Zealand Military Forces and a recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest award of the British ...

1/29/2017 1/29/2017

Capt. Samuel Frickleton, VC MP (1891 - 1971)

Samuel Frickleton, VC (1 April 1891 – 6 August 1971) was a soldier in the New Zealand Military Forces who served with the New Zealand Military Forces during the First World War. He was awarded the Vict...

8/25/2015 1/29/2017

Henry James Nicholas, VC, MM MP (1891 - 1918)

Henry James Nicholas VC MM (11 June 1891 – 23 October 1918) was a New Zealand recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest and most prestigious award for gallantry in the face of the enemy that can be ...

1/28/2017 1/28/2017

NGARIMU, MOANA-NUI-A-KIWA Rank: Second Lieutenant Service No: 39784 Date of Death: 27/03/1943 Age:24 Regiment/Service: New Zealand Infantry 28th (Maori) Bn. Awards: V C Grave Reference:...

1/28/2017 1/28/2017

Percy Clyde Statton, VC, MM MP (1890 - 1959)

Percy Clyde Statton, VC, MM (21 October 1890 – 5 December 1959) was an Australian recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest decoration for gallantry "in the face of the enemy" that can be awarded to...

9/8/2009 1/28/2017

"Toys" Norton MP (1915 - 2004)

"Toys"

Obituary Captain Gerard Norton, VC Decorated for breaking the German line in Italy, in later life he was evicted from his family's farm in Zimbabwe On August 31 1944, Gerard Norton, who has died ...

2/3/2010 1/28/2017

Stanley Robert McDougall, VC, MM (23 July 1889 – 7 July 1968) was an Australian recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest award for gallantry in the face of the enemy that can be awarded to British ...

5/11/2013 1/28/2017

Hugo Vivian Hope Throssell, VC (26 October 1884 – 19 November 1933) was an Australian recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest award for gallantry in the face of the enemy that can be awarded to Br...

6/12/2016 1/27/2017

Thomas Leslie Axford, VC, MM MP (1894 - 1983)

"Also Known As Jack Axford"

Thomas Leslie "Jack" Axford, VC, MM (18 June 1894 – 11 October 1983) was an Australian recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest award for gallantry in the face of the enemy awarded to British and C...

1/27/2017 1/27/2017

George Julian Howell, VC, MM MP (1893 - 1964)

George Julian "Snowy" Howell , VC, MM (19 November 1893 – 23 December 1964) was an Australian recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest decoration for gallantry "in the face of the enemy" that can b...

1/27/2017 1/27/2017

Peter John Badcock, VC MP (1934 - 1967)

Peter John Badcoe, VC (11 January 1934 – 7 April 1967) was an Australian recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest award for gallantry "in the face of the enemy" that can be awarded to British and C...

1/27/2017 1/27/2017

Alfred John Shout , VC, MC (8 August 1882 – 11 August 1915) was a New Zealand-born soldier and an Australian recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest decoration for gallantry "in the face of the en...

1/27/2017 1/27/2017

Bernard Sidney Gordon , VC, MM (16 August 1891 – 19 October 1963) was an Australian recipient of the Victoria Cross during the First World War, the highest award for gallantry in the face of the enemy ...

1/27/2017 1/27/2017

James Thomas Byford McCudden , VC, DSO & Bar, MC & Bar, MM (28 March 1895 – 9 July 1918) was an English flying ace of the First World War and among the most highly decorated airmen in British military ...

1/26/2017 1/26/2017

William Harold "Bill" Coltman , VC, DCM & Bar, MM & Bar (17 November 1891 – 29 June 1974) was an English recipient of the Victoria Cross (VC), the highest award for gallantry in the face of the enemy t...

1/26/2017 1/26/2017

STUBBS, FRANK EDWARD Rank: Serjeant Service No: 1506 Date of Death: 25/04/1915 Age: 27 Regiment/Service: Lancashire Fusiliers 1st Bn. Awards: V C Panel Reference: Panel 59 to 73 or 218 to 219. Memori...

1/10/2017 1/10/2017

British India Office Ecclesiastical Returns- Births & Baptisms findmypast Transcription First name(s) Arthur Walderne St Clair Last name Tisdall Birth year 1890 Birth date 21 Jul 1890 Bap...

1/8/2017 1/8/2017

Major Cuthbert Bromley, VC MP (1878 - 1915)

BROMLEY, CUTHBERT Rank: Major Date of Death: 13/08/1915 Age: 36 Regiment/Service: Lancashire Fusiliers 1st Bn. Awards: V C Panel Reference: Panel 59 to 73 or 218 to 219. Memorial: HELLES MEMORIAL Add...

1/8/2017 1/8/2017

Thomas Cooke, VC MP (1881 - 1916)

Private 3055. Awarded Victoria Cross. Links: Cenotaph Record Commonwealth War Graves Commission Record New Zealand War Graves Project

6/6/2014 1/7/2017

Teignmouth Melvill, VC MP (1842 - 1879)

Teignmouth Melvill VC (8 September 1842 – 22 January 1879) was an English recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest and most prestigious award for gallantry in the face of the enemy that can be awar...

1/4/2017 1/4/2017

Frederick Daniel Parslow, VC MP (1856 - 1915)

"Frederick David"

Frederick Daniel Parslow VC (14 January 1856 – 4 July 1915) English recipient of the Victoria Cross PARSLOW, FREDERICK DANIEL Rank: Master Trade: Lieutenant R.N.R. Date of Death: 04/07/1915 Age: 59...

12/27/2016 12/27/2016

Frederick was born in 1876. He was in fact born Frank George Bradley on the 27th September 1876, joining the Royal Field Artillery with the names Frank George on the 12th March 1894 his Attestation...

12/27/2016 12/27/2016

Wikipedia Find a Grave Bazalgette family tree Photograph , Imperial War Museum

12/20/2016 12/20/2016

Wikipedia contributors. " John Christopher Guise ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. Burke, Bernard, Sir. A genealogical and heraldic dictionary of the peerage and baronetage of the British Empire ....

12/9/2016 12/9/2016

Medal Index Cards findmypast Transcription First name(s) J Last name Forbes-Robertson Year 1914-20 Service number - Rank Captain,Acting Lieutenant Colonel Second rank Acting Lieutenant ...

12/5/2016 12/5/2016

MACKENZIE, JOHN Rank: Major Date of Death: 17/05/1915 Age: 44 Regiment/Service: Bedfordshire Regiment 1st Bn. attd. 2nd Bn. Awards: V C Grave Reference: VIII. J. 10. Cemetery: GUARDS CEMETERY, WINDY ...

11/14/2016 11/14/2016

Colonel Aylmer Spicer Cameron, VC CB (12 August 1833 – 10 June 1909), born in Perth***, was a Scottish recipient of the Victoria Cross. ***NOTE his birthplace in census returns is given as Christchur...

3/10/2012 11/14/2016

The South African Military History Society Die Suid-Afrikaanse Krygshistoriese Vereniging Military History Journal Vol 2 No 3 - June 1972 J.P.H. CROWE First South African born recipient of the Vict...

3/26/2011 11/14/2016

Colonel James Lennox Dawson VC (25 December 1891 – 15 February 1967) was a Scottish recipient of the Victoria Cross Dawson enlisted into the 5th Cameronians in November 1914, but transferred to the R...

11/13/2016 11/13/2016

Captain James Dalgleish Pollock VC (3 June 1890 – 10 May 1958) was a Scottish recipient of the Victoria Cross He was commissioned into the Cameron Highlanders in 1916 and left the Army in 1919 with t...

11/13/2016 11/13/2016

Lieutenant-Colonel Donald Dickson Farmer VC MSM (28 May 1877 – 23 December 1956) was a Scottish recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest and most prestigious award for gallantry in the face of th...

1/26/2016 11/12/2016

George Henry Ingouville VC, CGM (7 October 1826 – 13 January 1869) was a recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest award for gallantry in the face of the enemy that can be awarded to British and C...

5/28/2009 11/11/2016

Towse, Sir (Ernest) Beachcroft Beckwith (1864–1948) , army officer and campaigner for the welfare of blind people, was born at Regent's Park, London, on 23 April 1864, the elder of the two sons of Ro...

2/7/2014 11/1/2016

William Kenny, VC MP (1880 - 1936)

William Kenny - Victoria Cross recipient Kenny was 34 years old, and a Drummer in the 2nd Battalion, The Gordon Highlanders, British Army during the First World War when the following deed took place...

1/24/2015 11/1/2016

Gazetted Awards and Mentions in Despatches First Name: William George Surname: Walker DOB: 28/05/1863 Age: 39 Birth Town: Naini Tal, India Resided Town: Seaford, Sussex Nationality: Br...

4/28/2009 10/31/2016

Brigadier Lewis Pugh Evans VC, CB, CMG, DSO & Bar, DL (3 January 1881 – 30 November 1962) was a Welsh recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest and most prestigious award for gallantry in the face...

10/3/2009 10/27/2016

Christopher Furness, VC MP (1912 - 1940)

"Dick"

Christopher Furness was a WWII recipient of the Victoria Cross, the United Kingdom’s highest award for valor. Lieutenant, 1st Bttn., Welsh Guards, British Army. Born in London, the son of Marmaduke Fur...

9/5/2009 10/26/2016

Charles Herbert Mullins, VC MP (1869 - 1916)

Captain Charles Herbert Mullins VC . Born in Grahamstown 28 June 1859 - son of Revd Canon Robert John Mullins. At the Battle of Elandslaagte he and Captain Robert Johnston were awarded the VC. "On ...

3/18/2015 10/23/2016

Colonel John Worthy Chaplin VC CB (23 July 1840 – 18 August 1920) was an English recipient of the Victoria Cross; On 21st Aug 1860, aged 20, at the Taku Forts, China, and an ensign in the 67th Regiment...

10/21/2016 10/21/2016

Frank Alexander de Pass, VC MP (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...

1/22/2012 10/15/2016

Andrew Frederick Weatherby Beauchamp Proctor MP (1894 - 1921)

"Anthony", "Weatherby Proctor", "Proccy"

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...

5/15/2012 10/12/2016

Sergeant - Piper Daniel Logan Laidlaw, VC MP (1875 - 1950)

"The Piper of Loos"

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....

9/17/2016 9/17/2016

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...

9/15/2016 9/15/2016

John Barry, VC MP (1873 - 1901)

Wikipedia AngloBoerWar.com VictoriaCross.org BritishEmpire.co.uk No. 3733 Private J. Barry, 1st Battalion Royal Irish Regiment.

8/4/2016 8/5/2016

Martin Doyle Company sergeant-major in the 1st Battalion, The Royal Munster Fusiliers, 16th (Irish) Division Martin Doyle VC, MM (25 October 1891 – 20 November 1940) was a British Army soldier during...

1/21/2015 7/25/2016

LIEUENANT WILLIAM ARTHUR MACRAE BRUCE VC William Arthur McCrae Bruce VC was a Scottish recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest and most prestigious award for gallantry in the face of the enemy t...

7/15/2016 7/15/2016

John Murray, VC MP (1837 - 1911)

Rank: Sergeant Unit: 68th (Durham) Regiment of Foot (Light Infantry) Battles/wars: Crimean War & New Zealand Wars. Sergeant John Murray of the 68th Regiment. Sergeant Murray received his ‘for his dis...

6/10/2016 6/10/2016

Frederick Augustus Smith, VC MP (1826 - 1887)

Rank: Lieutenant Colonel. Commands held: 43rd (Monmouthshire) Regiment of Foot (1975–78). Battles/wars: Crimean War & New Zealand Wars. Medals: Victoria Cross, Crimea War Medal 1854-1856, New Zealand M...

6/10/2016 6/10/2016

George Onions, VC MP (1883 - 1944)

George Onions VC (2 March 1883 – 2 April 1944) English recipient of the Victoria Cross, who first served with the 3rd Hussars and was involved in the Easter Rising in Dublin in 1916. Onions was 35 ye...

6/9/2016 6/9/2016

Wikipedia Find A Grave Lt.-Col. Thomas Esmonde, V.C. was born on 25 August 1831.1 He was the son of Commander James Esmonde and Anna Maria Murphy.2 He married Matilda Marie O'Kelly, daughter of P...

6/5/2016 6/5/2016

Wikipedia Biographical Summary "... Captain George Allan Maling VC (6 October 1888 – 9 July 1929) was an English recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest and most prestigious award for gallantry ...

6/26/2011 5/27/2016

Peter Leitch, VC MP (c.1820 - 1892)

Segeant Major, Peter Leitch VC (August 1820 – 6 December 1892) was a Scottish recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest and most prestigious award for gallantry in the face of the enemy that can be ...

5/27/2016 5/27/2016

Samuel Forsyth, VC MP (1891 - 1918)

Samuel Forsyth, VC (3 April 1891 – 24 August 1918) was a non-commissioned officer in the New Zealand Military Forces who served with the New Zealand Expeditionary Force during the First World War. He p...

7/13/2009 5/23/2016

Lt Col Tom Edwin Adlam MP (1893 - 1975)

Lieutenant Adlam was awarded the Victoria Cross during the Battle of the Somme for the following action: "On 27 September 1916 at Thiepval, France, a portion of a village which had defied capture h...

5/20/2016 5/20/2016

On the eve of the Battle of Gate Pā at Pukehinahina on 29 April 1864, British officers gathered for dinner at The Elms. Assistant Surgeon William George Nicholas Manley (1831-1901) was the only one of ...

5/17/2016 5/17/2016

Samuel Mitchell MP (1841 - 1894)

"Sam"

Captain of the Foretop (Warrant Officer) Samuel Mitchell participated in the Battle of Gate Pā (Pukehinahina) on 29 April 1864. He carried mortally wounded Commander Edward Hay from the battlefield und...

10/8/2009 5/2/2016

Royal Artillery Museum: Imperial War Museum interview: Obituary (Daily Telegraph): Obituary (Guardian):

4/27/2016 4/28/2016

Randolph Cosby Nesbitt, VC MP (1867 - 1956)

From Wikipedia Randolph Cosby Nesbitt was a South African born Rhodesian recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest British and Commonwealth award. A Captain in the Mashonaland Mounted Police, Rh...

7/18/2013 4/15/2016

Capt. William H Murdaugh MP (1827 - 1901)

He was appointed Midshipman by President Tyler in 18431 and served in the Mexican War on the USS Potomac. In 1840 he served as passed Midshipman and master in the famous Grinnell Arctic expedition in...

4/14/2016 4/14/2016

Albert Gill, VC MP (1879 - 1916)

Sergeant Albert Gill VC Born 8 September 1879 Died 27 July 1916 - Killed in action WW1, Delville Wood, France Albert Gill was an English recipient of the Victoria Cross. Sergeant in the 1st...

4/9/2016 4/9/2016

Work in Progress CJB References, Sources and Further Reading Find a Grave - Loftus William Jones

3/31/2016 3/31/2016

World War I Victoria Cross Recipient. Born in Leyton, England, he served as a Seaman 1st Class in the British Royal Navy. During the Battle of Jutland, Denmark, on May 31, 1916, 1st Class Cornwell was ...

1/16/2016 3/31/2016

HARVEY, FRANCIS JOHN WILLIAM Rank: Major Date of Death: 31/05/1916 Age: 43 Regiment/Service: Royal Marine Light Infantry H.M.S. "Lion." Awards: V C Panel Reference: 18. Memorial: CHATHAM NAVAL MEMORI...

6/22/2015 3/31/2016

Won the VC in the Boer war when in the British Army. John David Francis Shaul Son of Sergeant John Shaul, 2nd Battalion Royal Scots (veteran of the Crimean and China (1860) Campaigns) Born at K...

9/18/2013 3/29/2016

Nelson Victor Carter, VC MP (c.1887 - 1916)

CARTER, NELSON VICTOR Rank: Company Sergeant Major Service No: SD/4 Date of Death: 30/06/1916 Age: 29 Regiment/Service: Royal Sussex Regiment 12th Bn. Awards: V C Grave Reference: VI. C. 17. Cemetery...

2/19/2016 2/19/2016

Charles Cecil Ingersoll Merritt VC, ED (10 November 1908 – 12 July 2000) was a Canadian recipient of the Victoria Cross and Member of Parliament.

2/8/2009 2/10/2016

Hardy Falconer Parsons, VC MP (1897 - 1917)

PARSONS, HARDY FALCONER Rank: Second Lieutenant Date of Death: 21/08/1917 Age: 20 Regiment/Service: Gloucestershire Regiment 1st/2nd Bn. attd. 14th Bn. Awards: V C Grave Reference: A. 16....

2/7/2016 2/7/2016

Find a Grave Birth: Dec. 17, 1895 Death: Jul. 30, 1915 World War I British Victoria Cross Medal Recipient. At age 19, he served as a 2nd Lieutenant in the 8th Battalion of the British Rifle Bri...

5/5/2015 1/28/2016

Richard Kirby Ridgeway, VC MP (1848 - 1924)

Wikipedia contributors. " Richard Ridgeway ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. Adams, Benjamin William. Genealogical history of the family of Adams of Cavan, etc . London : Mitchell and Hughes. page 12

1/25/2016 1/25/2016

LIEUTENANT-COLONEL SIR JOHN REGINALD NOBLE GRAHAM, BARONET, VC., OBE was born on 17 September 1892. He was the son of Sir John Frederick Noble Graham, Baronet. and Irene Maud Campbell. He married Rac...

1/19/2015 1/7/2016

Wikipedia contributors. " George Godfrey Massy Wheeler ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia.

1/5/2016 1/5/2016

Wikipedia contributors. " Everard Aloysius Lisle Phillipps ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. Burke, Bernard, Sir. A genealogical and heraldic history of the landed gentry of Great Britain & Irelan...

1/5/2016 1/5/2016

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 Cross, the hi...

5/1/2008 9/23/2015

John Thornton Down VC MP (1842 - 1866)

British Victoria Cross War Medal Recipient. He served as a Ensign in The 57th Regiment, Middlesex Regiment. He was awarded his medal for service at Poutoko, New Zealand, on October 2, 1863. John ...

2/23/2013 8/21/2015

Dudley Stagpoole, VC, DCM MP (c.1838 - 1911)

Dudley Stagpoole VC DCM (1838 – 1 August 1911), born in Killunan, County Galway he was an Irish recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest and most prestigious award for gallantry in the face of the ...

2/23/2013 8/21/2015

Brigadier Sir John George Smyth, 1st Baronet, VC, MC, PC (25 October 1893 – 26 April 1983), often known as Jackie Smyth, was a British Indian Army officer and a Conservative Member of Parliament. Altho...

8/16/2015 8/16/2015

Wikipedia contributors. " William George Hawtry Bankes ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia.

6/20/2015 6/20/2015

William Alexander Kerr, VC MP (1831 - 1919)

Wikipedia contributors. " William Alexander Kerr ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia.

6/9/2015 6/9/2015

Brigadier Milton Fowler Gregg, VC PC OC CBE MC ED CD (10 April 1892 – 13 March 1978) was a Canadian officer, and recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest and most prestigious award for gallantry in...

3/18/2014 6/4/2015

Rev. Keith Elliott, VC MP (1916 - 1989)

Keith Elliott VC (25 April 1916 – 7 October 1989) was a New Zealand soldier who served with the New Zealand Military Forces during the Second World War. He was awarded the Victoria Cross, the highest a...

9/20/2013 5/18/2015

Augustus was awarded the VC on 28th September 1857 in India. Augustus Henry Archibald Anson Son of the 1st Earl of Lichfield When he was 22 years old and a captain in the 84th Regiment of Foot ...

1/4/2014 5/1/2015

Col. Frederick Robertson Aikman VC (1828-88), born 6 February 1828; served in the army (4th Bengal Native Infantry); awarded the VC for an action in the Crimea where with a party of a hundred men he ...

4/6/2015 4/27/2015

Maj.-Gen. John Charles Campbell, V.C. was born on 10 January 1894 at Thurso, Caithness, Scotland. He died on 26 February 1942 at age 48 at Halfaya Pass, Libya, killed in a car accident. He was buri...

10/19/2011 4/8/2015