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GRAVE LOCATION FOR HOLDERS OF THE VICTORIA CROSS
IN THE COUNTY OF : CUMBRIA

Name Harry,
CHRISTIAN
James,
HEWITSON
Tom Fletcher,
MAYSON
Samuel,
WASSELL
Rank Private Corporal Lance-Sergeant Private
Force 2nd Bn The King's Own (Royal Lancaster) Regiment 1/4th Bn The King's Own Regiment 1/4th Bn The King's Own Regiment 80th Regiment
(later The South Staffordshire Regiment)
VC won France,
18 October 1915
France,
26 April 1918
Belgium,
31 July 1917
Isandhlwana, Zululand,
22 January 1879
London Gaz 3 March 1916 28 June 1918 14 September 1917 17 June 1879
Born Pennington, Lancashire,
17 January 1892
Coniston,
15 October 1892
Silecroft,
3 November 1893
Birmingham,
28 July 1856
Died 2 September 1974,
West Cumberland Hospital
2 March 1963,
Ulverston
21 February 1958,
Barrow-in-Furness
31 January 1927,
Barrow-in-Furness
Grave Egremont Cemetery Coniston Churchyard St Mary's Churchyard, Wicham Barrow-in-Furness Cemetery
(Headstone erected 1986)
Location
of VC
King's Own Regiment Museum, Lancaster Not publicly held St Mary's Church, Whicham Staffordshire Regiment Museum, Lichfield
Remarks None None None None

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