Guy Hudleston Boisragon VC

Guy Hudleston Boisragon (05/11/1864 – 14/07/1931) was awarded the Victoria Cross for his actions during the Hunza-Naga Campaign, India, in 1891 .

The Citation, recorded in the London Gazette of Issue: 26306, Page: 4006,  reads:

“Indian Staff Corps. Lieutenant Guy Hudleston Boisragon.

For his conspicuous bravery in the assault and capture of the Nilt Fort on 2nd December, 1891.

This Officer led the assault with dash and determination, and forced his way through difficult obstacles to the inner gate, when he returned for reinforcements, moving intrepidly to and fro under a heavy cross-fire until he had collected sufficient men to relieve the hardly pressed storming party and drive the enemy from the fort.

He is buried in Kensal Green Cemetery in London.

Kensal Green Cemetery, London.

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