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Reginald Vincent Ellingworth GC

Reginald Vincent Ellingworth (28/01/1898-21/09/1940) and Richard Ryan were awarded the GC for their actions during operations between 16 and 21 September 1940 at Clacton, Essex. “He was 42 years old and serving in the Royal Navy when he was one of … Continue reading

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Sidney James Day VC

Sidney James Day (03/07/1891 – 17/07/1959) was awarded the Victoria Cross for his actions during the First World War, east of Hargicourt, France. The Citation, recorded in the London Gazette of 16 October 1917, Supplement: 30338, Page: 10678, reads: “No. 15092 Cpl. Sidney James … Continue reading

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John Danagher VC

John Danagher (aka John Danaher) (25/06/1860 – 09/01/1919) was serving with Nourse’s Horse (Transvaal) during the first Boer War when he was awarded the Victoria Cross. The Citation, recorded in the London Gazette of 14 March 1882, Issue: 25084, Page: 1130, reads: “Late … Continue reading

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