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Taken from a local WFA Newsletter; the first I'd heard of this Sikh soldiers valour in Waziristan in April 1921, to Ishar Singh,a Sepoy of the...
Victoria Cross sells at auction for £248,000
Victoria Cross: 'Inspiring' WW1 messenger's medal sold for £248,000
I was just wondering if any other British Infantry Division was awarded has many VC's has 1 Division in any theater of operations in WW2? I was...
Fusilier Dennis Donnini V.C. 4/5th Bn. Royal Scots Fusiliers
The youngest Victoria Cross winner of the war he was also 5ft 4ins so how he...
A six-year Royal Engineer Lieutenant before WWI, he won a VC in December 1941, was mentioned in dispatches twice, and won a DSO in January 1961....
Personal Number: 42108
Name: William Philip SIDNEY, 1st Viscount De L'Isle, VC, KG, GCMG, GCVO, KStJ, PC
Unit: Grenadier Guards...
Squadron Leader Leonard Henry TRENT V.C. D.F.C. & Wing Commander Forest Frederick Edward YEO-THOMAS G.C. investiture at...
Lieutenant's 'anxiety-inducing' notes on the Battle of Rorke's Drift go on auction for £15,000 | Daily Mail Online
top part of of copy from Daily Express 14th May 1942 Jackman
Report from Daily Express 14 May 1942 about Jackman and the men of Northumberland Fusilirs fighting and there nick name.
I am starting this thread to discuss with experts on a matter which is sort of very unique in itself. This is regarding Rfn. Sher Bahadur Thapa of...
Flying Officer John Alexander Cruickshank RAFVR, the last surviving WW2 recipient of the Victoria Cross, celebrated his 100th birthday yesterday....
I've been wanting to draw Lassen VC for some time, this is him 1/2 way through, the drawing is more subtle than my scan
Personal Number: 71081
Name: Geoffrey Charles Tasker KEYES, MC, VC
Unit: Royal Scots Greys (2nd Dragoons), 11 Commando...
Personal Number: 57781
Name: Charles Anthony LYELL, VC
Unit: 1 Scots Guards
London Gazette : 11 May 1943...
Chief Petty Officer PITCHER, ERNEST JAMES
Service Number P/227029
V C, D S M
Extracts from "Detour - The Story of Oflag IVC"
Kensal Green crematorium
James was 26 years old and a second lieutenant in the 4th Battalion, The Worcestershire Regiment, British Army during...
Kensal Green Cemetery,London
Gough was 23 years old, and a lieutenant in the 1st Bengal European Light Cavalry (later 19th Hussars) during the...
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