Portsmouth VC Graves

This page deals with the VC graves that I photographed in Portsmouth Highland Road (8 graves) and Milton Cemeteries (2 graves) in 2013. I am also including some of the inscriptions from Portsmouth Naval Memorial.  

Portsmouth Milton Cemetery

John Danagher. VC.
25/06/1860 – 09/01/1919
Portsmouth Milton Cemetery

Sidney James Day. VC.
03/07/1891 – 17/03/1959
Portsmouth Milton Cemetery
(Headstone since replaced)
Portsmouth Highland Road Cemetery
John Robarts. VC.
1818 – 17/10/1888

William Goate. VC.
12/01/1836 – 24/10/1901

Hugh Shaw. VC.
04/02/1839 – 25/08/1904

William Temple. VC.
07/11/1833 – 13/02/1919

Henry James Raby. VC. CB
26/09/1827 – 13/02/1907

Hugh Stewart Cochrane. VC.
04/08/1829 – 23/04/1884

William NW Hewett. VC.
12/08/1834 – 13/05/1888

Israel Harding. VC.
21/10/1833 – 22/05/1917

PORTSMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL

Geoffrey Saxton White VC.
02/07/1886 – 28/01/1918
Lost at sea.
Portsmouth Naval Memorial, panel 28 column 3

John Wallace Linton VC, DSO, DSC
15/10/1905 – 23/03/1943
Killed in action: Maddalena Harbour, Italy
Portsmouth Naval Memorial panel 72 column 3


Frederick Thornton Peters VC, DSO, DSC
17/09/1889 – 13/11/1942
Body lost at Sea.
Portsmouth Naval Memorial, panel 61 column 3


Alfred Edward Sephton VC
19/04/1911 – 19/05/1941
Body lost or destroyed.
Portsmouth Naval Memorial, panel 46 column 2

Gerard Broadmead Roope VC
13/03/1905 – 08/04/1940
Body lost at sea.
Portsmouth Naval Memorial, panel 36 column 3
William Charles Williams VC
15/09/1880 – 25/04/1915
No known grave.
Portsmouth Naval Memorial panel 8 column 1

DRW 2013-2021. Created 17/03/2021. taged 01/10/2017