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William Hope was a Scottish recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest and most prestigious award for gallantry in the face of the enemy that can be awarded to British and Commonwealth forces.
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 NationMaster - Encyclopedia: List of Indian Mutiny Victoria Cross recipients   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
William Napier was an English recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest and most prestigious award for gallantry in the face of the enemy that can be awarded to British and Commonwealth forces.
William Raynor was an English recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest and most prestigious award for gallantry in the face of the enemy that can be awarded to British and Commonwealth forces.
The cross was issued singly in 61 cases, with one clasp in 46, with two in 18, with three in 17, with four in 8, and with five clasps in 7 cases.
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 GENUKI: UK and Ireland Topics - Military History
Victoria Cross website gives information on every VC recipient who was buried in the UK or Ireland.
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 Guy Gibson -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
In 1936 he joined the RAF and by the outbreak of the Second World War was a bomber pilot with 83 Squadron.
After the Dams raid, Gibson was awarded the (A British military decoration for gallantry) Victoria Cross in recognition not just of the raid, but his leadership and valour demonstrated as master bomber on many previous sorties.
His Victoria Cross is displayed at the (Click link for more info and facts about Royal Air Force Museum) Royal Air Force Museum (Hendon, England).
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The following people are English recipient's of the Victoria Cross.
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 List of Old Cheltonians who have won the Victoria Cross
Age at the time of the gallant deed is given in brackets after the name in the alphabetical list, and the date in the chronological list.
The Victoria Cross 1856-1920 by O'M Creagh VC and EM Humphris, and
Cheltenham College (hence their reason for having the Cross) and joined the RN, after being prepared at North Grove House Academy, and was assigned to HMS Euryalus on the East Indies station.
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List of English Victoria Cross recipients 564: * William Speakman - 1951; Korea
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 Victoria Cross Reference
The Victoria Cross is the highest and most prestigious award for gallantry in the face of the enemy that can be awarded to British and Commonwealth forces.
This list was was originally created by Mike Chapman of (mikec@chapter-one.com).
This is a list of Victoria Cross recipients of the Royal Navy.
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 DigeratiCafe: List of Victoria Cross recipients by nationality :Online Reference Section   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
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 commission.ca - List of Victoria Cross recipients by nationality   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
22:08 - Richard Duffy Thankyou for your documentation of Victoria Cross Recipients.
The Victoria Cross - South African Military History Society
I have seen no 'official' list of South African VC recipients.
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List of some 9,200 awards to roughly 8,300 RCAF personnel, announced between 1940 and 1949, for services during the Second World War.
These ranged from the Victoria Cross to Mentions in Despatches and included many foreign decorations.
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 List of famous Old Etonians born in the 19th century -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
List of famous Old Etonians born in the 19th century -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article
List of famous Old Etonians born in the 19th century
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 Articles - Francis Wheatley   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
He won his Victoria Cross in the Crimean War on October 12th 1854.
His VC was presented by Queen Victoria in person at the first investiture at Hyde Park, London on 26 June 1857.
His Victoria Cross is displayed at the Royal Green Jackets Museum (Winchester, England).
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 List of Victoria Cross recipients by nationality - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The following lists detail the Victoria Cross recipients by nationality.
List of Victoria Cross recipients of uncertain Nationality...
This page was last modified 04:56, 21 March 2005.
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