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Harry Nicholls VC

Harry Nicholls (21/04/1915 – 11/09/1975) was awarded the Victoria Cross for his actions during the Second World War in Belgium. The Citation, recorded in the London Gazette of 26 July 1940, Supplement:, 34909, Page:, 4659 reads: “No. 2614910 Lance-corporal Harry NICHOLLS, Grenadier Guards. On … Continue reading

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Charles Ernest Garforth VC

Charles Ernest Garforth (23/10/1891 – 01/07/1973) Was awarded the Victoria Cross for his actions in August 1914 during the First World War. The Citation reads: “On 23 August 1914 at Harmingnies, France, Corporal Garforth volunteered to cut wire under fire, which … Continue reading

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