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Harry Blanshard Wood VC, MM

Harry Blanshard Wood (21/06/1882-15/08/1924) was awarded the Victoria Cross for his actions during the First World War. The Citation, recorded in the London Gazette of 13 December 1918, Supplement: 31067, Page: 14777, reads: “No. 16444 Cpl. (L./Sjt.) Harry Blanshard Wood. MM., 2nd … Continue reading

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Daniel Burges VC, DSO

Daniel Burges (1 July 1873 – 24 October 1946) was awarded the Victoria Cross for his actions during the First World War during the battle of Battle of Doiran. The Citation, recorded in the London Gazette of 13 December 1918 Supplement: 31067, Page: … Continue reading

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Gronow Davis. VC

Gronow Davis  (16/05/1828 – 18/10/1891), was awarded the Victoria Cross for his actions during the Crimean War. The Citation, recorded in the London Gazette of 23 June 1857, Issue: 22014, Page: 2165,  reads: “Royal Artillery. Captain Gronow Davis. Date of Act of … Continue reading

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