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James Cooper VC

James Cooper (09/1840 – 09/08/1889) was awarded the Victoria Cross for his actions during the  Andaman Islands Expedition in 1867. The Citation, recorded in the London Gazette of 17 December 1867, Issue: 23333, Page: 6878, reads: “THE Queen has been graciously pleased to signify Her … Continue reading

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