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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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James Peter Robertson VC

James Peter Robertson (26/10/1883 – 06/11/1917) was  awarded the Victoria Cross for his actions during the First World War. The Citation reads: “Peter Robertson earned the Victoria Cross during the final assault on Passchendaele, Belgium, 6 November 1917 with the … Continue reading

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