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Sir Percival Scrope Marling VC CB DL

Percival Scrope Marling (06/03/1861 – 29/05/1936) was awarded the Victoria Cross for his actions during the Battle of Tamai in the Sudan in 1884. The Citation reads: “For his conspicuous bravery at the Battle of Tamai, on 13th March last, in risking his … Continue reading

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Alexander Hore-Ruthven VC, GCMG, CB, DSO*, PC

Alexander Hore-Ruthven (06/07/1872 – 02/05/1955) was awarded the Victoria Cross for his actions during the Sudan Campaign. The citation, recorded in the London Gazette of 28 February 1899,  Issue: 27057, Page: 1254, reads: “The Queen has been graciously pleased to signify Her intention … Continue reading

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