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

Name Laurence,
CALVERT
Frederick,
CORBETT
( real name DAVID EMBLETON )
Job Henry charles,
DRAIN
Thomas,
EDWARDS
Rank Sergeant Private Sergeant Private
Force 5th Bn The King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry The King's Royal Rifle Corps 37th Bty Royal Field Artillery The Royal Highlanders
VC won Havrincourt, France,
12 September 1918
Arabi Pasha Rebellion, Egypt,
5 August 1882 *
Le Cateau, France,
26 August 1914
Mahdi Rebellion, Sudan,
13 March 1884
London Gaz 15 November 1918 16 February 1883 25 November 1914 21 May 1884
Born Leeds,
16 February 1892
Maldon,
1853
Barking,
15 October 1895
Brill, Buckinghamshire,
19 April 1863
Died 7 July 1964,
Dagenham
25 September 1912,
Maldon
26 July 1975,
Barking
27 March 1952,
Woodford Bridge
Grave South Essex Crematorium, Upminster London Road Cemetery, Maldon
( grave not marked )
Rippleside Cemetery, Barking St Mary's Churchyard, Chigwell
( headstone erected March 2001 )
Location
of VC
Not publicly held Royal Green Jackets Museum, Winchester Not publicly held Black Watch Museum, Perth
Remarks MM * Forfeit of VC in 1884 for theft None None

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Name Edmund John,
FOWLER
Sydney Frank,
GODLEY
Harold Sandford,
MUGFORD
James,
OWENS
Rank Colour-Sergeant Private Lance-Corporal Sergeant
Force The Cameronians ( Scottish Rifles ) The Royal Fusiliers 8th Squadron, Machine Gun Corps 49th Regiment
( Royal Berkshire Regiment )
VC won Zlobane Mountain, Zululand,
28 March 1879
Nimy Bridge, Mons, Belgium,
23 August 1914
Monchy-le-Preux, France,
11 April 1917
Sebastopol, Crimea,
30 October 1854
London Gaz 5 April 1882 25 November 1914 26 November 1917 24 February 1857
Born Waterford, Ireland,
1861
East Grinstead, Sussex,
14 August 1889
St James, Central London,
31 August 1894
Killaine, Co Cavan, Ireland,
1827
Died 26 March 1926,
Colchester
29 June 1957,
Epping
16 June 1958,
Chelmsford
20 August 1901
Romford
Grave Colchester Cemetery Loughton Cemetery, Loughton Southend Crematorium Lorne Road Cemetery, Brentwood
Location
of VC
Cameronians Museum, Hamilton Not publicly held Imperial War Museum, London Glocs, Berks & Wilts Regiment Museum, Salisbury
Remarks None None None None

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