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Frederick Thornton Peters VC, DSO, DSC*

Frederick Thornton Peters (17/09/1889 – 13/11/1942) was awarded the Victoria Cross for his actions during Operation Reservist,  an attempt to capture Oran Harbour, Algeria during the Second World War.  The Citation, recorded in the London Gazette of 14 May 1943 Supplement: 36019 … Continue reading

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