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John Bythesea VC. CB. CIE.

John Bythesea  (15/06/1827 – 18/05/1906) was awarded the Victoria Cross for his actions in 1854 during the Crimean War.  The Citation, recorded in the London Gazette of 24 February 1857, Issue: 21971, Page: 653, reads: “John Bythesea, Commander. On the 9th of … Continue reading

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