Tag Archives: Passchendaele

Lanoe George Hawker VC, DSO.

Lanoe George Hawker VC, DSO. (30/12/1890 – 23/11/1916), was awarded the Victoria Cross for his actions while a pilot serving with the Royal Flying Corps (RFA) on patrol over Passchendaele, on 25 July 1915. The Citation, recorded in the London … Continue reading

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Hugh McDonald McKenzie VC, DCM

Hugh McDonald McKenzie VC, DCM (05/12/1885 – 30/10/1917) was awarded the Victoria Cross for his actions on the 30th of October 1917 at the Meetscheele Spur, near Passchendaele, Belgium. The Citation, recorded in the London Gazette of 12 February 1918, … Continue reading

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Alexander Edwards VC

Alexander Edwards (04/11/1885 – 24/03/1918) was awarded the Victoria Cross for for his actions at the Battle of Pilckem Ridge during the first day of the Battle of Passchendaele. The Citation, recorded in the London Gazette of 14 September 1917, Supplement: … Continue reading

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John Kendrick Skinner VC, DCM

John Kendrick Skinner (05/02/1883 – 17/03/1918) was awarded the Victoria Cross during the Battle of Passchendaele on 18 August 1917 at Wijdendrift, Belgium. The Citation, recorded by the London Gazette of 14 September 1917, Supplement: 30284, Page: 9533, reads: “No, … Continue reading

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Patrick Joseph Bugden VC

Patrick Joseph Bugden (17/03/1897 – 28/09/1917) was awarded the Victoria Cross for his actions at the Battle of Polygon Wood, during the Passchendaele Offensive from 26 September to 28 September 1917. The Citation, recorded in the London Gazette of 23 November 1917 Supplement: 30400 … Continue reading

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Clarence Smith Jeffries VC

Clarence Smith Jeffries (26/10/1894 – 12/10/1917) was awarded the Victoria Cross for his actions during the first World War. The Citation reads: “Capt. Clarence Smith Jeffries, late Australian Imperial Force For most conspicuous bravery in attack, when his company was held … Continue reading

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Lewis McGee VC

Lewis McGee (13/05/1888 – 12/10/1917) was awarded the Victoria Cross for his actions during the First World War. The Citation reads: “As part of the third phase of the Passchendaele offensive, the 10th Australian Brigade—of which McGee’s 40th Battalion was … Continue reading

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