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

Name Tom Edwin,
ADLAM
Augustus Willington Shelton,
AGAR
Richard,
BELL-DAVIES
William Davidson,
BISSETT
Rank Lieutenant-colonel Commodore Vice-Admiral Major
Force 7th Bn The Bedfordshire Regiment Royal Navy
( 3 Sqdn Royal Naval Air Service )
Royal Navy 1/6th Bn The Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders
VC won Thiepval, France,
27 September 1916
Kronstadt, Russia,
17 June 1919
Ferijik Junction, Bulgaria,
19 November 1915
Maing, France,
25 October 1918
London Gaz 25 November 1916 22 August 1919 1 January 1916 6 January 1919
Born Salisbury, Wiltshire,
21 October 1893
Kandy, Ceylon,
4 January 1890
Kensington, London,
19 May 1886
St Martins, Perthshire,
7 August 1893
Died 28 May 1975,
Hayling Island
30 December 1968,
Alton
26 February 1966,
RNH Haslar, Portsmouth,
12 May 1971,
Wrexham
Grave St Matthew's Churchyard, Blackmoor Alton Cemetery Swaythling Crematorium, Southampton Aldershot Military Cemetery ( headstone )
( Pentyrebychan Crematorium, Wrexham )
Location
of VC
Salisbury City Guild Hall Imperial War Museum, Kennington Fleet Air Arm Museum, Yeovilton Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders Museum, Stirling
Remarks None DSO CB DSO AFC None

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TABLE-2 : HAMPSHIRE

Name Francis David Millet,
BROWN
Donald,
CAMERON
Gordon,
CAMPBELL
Hugh Stewart,
COCHRANE
Rank Lieutenant-Colonel Commander Vice-Admiral Colonel
Force 1st European Bengal Fusiliers
( Royal Munster Fusiliers )
Royal Naval Reserve * Royal Navy * 86th Regiment
( Royal Irish Rifles )
VC won Narnoul, Indian Mutiny,
16 November 1857
Kaafiord, Norway,
22 September 1943
North Atlantic,
17 February 1917
Jhansi, Indian Mutiny,
1 April 1858
London Gaz 17 February 1860 22 February 1944 21 April 1917 24 December 1858
Born Bhagalpur, India,
7 August 1837
Carluke, Lanarkshire,
18 March 1916
Croydon, Surrey,
6 January 1886
Fort William,
4 August 1829
Died 21 November 1895,
Sandown, Isle of Wight
10 April 1961,
RNH Haslar, Portsmouth
3 July 1953,
Isleworth, Middlesex
23 April 1884,
Southsea
Grave West Hill Cemetery, Winchester Portchester Crematorium All Saints Churchyard, Crondall Highland Road Cemetery, Portsmouth
Location
of VC
Wellington College, Crowthorne, Berkshire Not publicly held Dulwich College, East London Not publicly held
Remarks None * Midget submarine XE.6 DSO & 2 Bars
* HMS Q5 ( 'Mystery ship' )
None

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TABLE-3 : HAMPSHIRE

Name Henry,
CURTIS
John,
DANAHER
Sydney James,
DAY
Norman Augustus,
FINCH
Rank Boatswain's Mate Sergeant Corporal Lieutenant
Force Royal Navy ( Naval Brigade ) 2nd Bn, Connaught Rangers 11th Bn The Suffolk Regiment Royal Marine Artillery *
VC won Sebastopol, Crimea,
18 June 1855
Elandsfontein, 1st Boer War,
16 January 1881
Hargicourt, France,
26 August 1917
Zeebrugge, Belgium,
22-23 April 1918
London Gaz 24 February 1857 14 March 1882 17 October 1917 23 July 1918
Born Romsey,
21 December 1823
Limerick, Ireland,
25 June 1860
Norwich,
3 July 1891
Birmingham,
26 December 1890
Died 23 November 1896,
Portsea
9 January 1919,
Portsmouth
17 July 1959,
Portsmouth
15 March 1966,
Portsmouth
Grave Kingston Cemetery, Portsea
( headstone erected 1997 )
Milton Cemetery, Portsmouth Milton Cemetery, Portsmouth Portchester Crematorium
Location
of VC
Not publicly held National Army Museum, Chelsea Not publicly held Royal Marine Museum, Southsea
Remarks None None None * HMS Vindictive

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TABLE-4 : HAMPSHIRE

Name Charles Calveley,
FOSS
William,
GOATE
Israel,
HARDING
Sir William Nathan Wrighte,
HEWETT
Rank Brigadier Corporal Chief Gunner Vice-Admiral
Force The Bedfordshire Regiment 9th Lancers
( The Queen's Royal )
Royal Navy * Royal Navy ( Naval Brigade )
VC won Neuve Chapelle, France,
12 March 1915
Lucknow, Indian Mutiny,
6 March 1858
Arabi Pasha Rebellion, Egypt,
11 July 1882
Sebastopol, Crimea,
26 October 1854
London Gaz 23 August 1915 24 December 1858 15 September 1882 24 February 1857
Born Osaka, Japan,
8 March 1885
Fritton, Norfolk,
12 January 1836
Portsmouth,
21 October 1833
Brighton,
12 August 1834
Died 9 April 1953,
a London hospital
26 October 1901,
Southsea
22 May 1917,
Billingshurst, Sussex
13 May 1888,
RNH Haslar, Portsmouth
Grave West Hill Cemetery, Winchester Highland Road Cemetery, Portsmouth
( headstone erected October 2003 )
Highland Road Cemetery, Portsmouth Highland Road Cemetery, Portsmouth
Location
of VC
Bedforshire Regiment Museum, Luton 9th / 12th Royal Lancers Museum, Derby Not publicly held National Maritime Museum, Greenwich
Remarks CB DSO None * HMS Alexandra KCB KCSI

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TABLE-5 : HAMPSHIRE

Name Dudley Graham,
JOHNSON
John Aiden,
LIDDELL
Conwyn,
MANSEL-JONES
James Edward Ignatius,
MASTERSON
Rank Major-General Captain Captain Major
Force The South Wales Borderers
attd 2nd Bn The Royal Sussex Regiment
3rd Bn The Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders
and Royal Flying Corps
West Yorkshire Regiment The Devonshire Regiment
VC won Sambre Canal, France,
4 November 1918
La Panne, Belgium,
31 July 1915
Tugela, 2nd Boer War,
27 February 1900
Wagon Hill, 2nd Boer War,
6 January 1900
London Gaz 6 January 1919 23 August 1915 27 July 1900 4 June 1901
Born Bourton-on-the-Water, Gloucestershire,
13 February 1884
Newcastle-upon-Tyne,
3 August 1888
Beddrington, Surrey,
14 June 1871
Unknown,
20 June 1862
Died 21 Decemfber 1975,
Fleet
31 August 1915,
La Panne, Belgium
29 May 1942,
Brockenhurst
24 December 1935,
Waterlooville
Grave Christ Church Churchyard, Church Crookham Basingstoke Old Cemetery St Nicholas Churchyard, Brockenhurst Hulbert Road Cemetery, Waterlooville
Location
of VC
South Wales Borderers Museum, Brecon Not publicly held Not publicly held Devonshire Regiment Museum, Dorchester
Remarks CB DSO & Bar MC None CMG DSO None

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TABLE-6 : HAMPSHIRE

Name Ian John,
MCKAY
James,
OCKENDON
Frederick William,
PALMER
Henry James,
RABY
Rank Sergeant Acting Company Sergeant-Major Second Lieutenant Rear-Admiral
Force 3rd Bn The Parachute Regiment 1st Bn The Royal Dublin Fusiliers 22nd Bn The Royal Fusiliers Royal Navy ( Naval Brigade )
VC won Mt Longdon, East Falklands,
12 June 1982
Langemarck, Belgium,
4 October 1917
Courcelette, France,
16-17 February 1917
Sebastopol, Crimea,
18 June 1855
London Gaz 11 October 1982 8 November 1917 3 April 1917 24 February 1857
Born Wortley, Yorkshire,
7 May 1953
Portsmouth,
10 December 1890
Hammersmith, W London,
11 November 1891
Boulogne, France,
26 September 1827
Died 12 June 1982,
Mt Longdon, East Falklands
29 August 1966,
Southsea
10 September 1955,
Lymington Hospital
13 February 1907,
Southsea
Grave Aldershot Military Cemetery Portchester Crematorium All Saints Churchyard, Hordle ( headstone )
Bournemouth Crematorium
Highland Road Cemetery, Portsmouth
Location
of VC
Not publicly held Not publicly held Not publicly held Royal Naval Museum, Portsmouth
Remarks None MM MM CB

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TABLE-7 : HAMPSHIRE

Name Thomas,
REEVES
John,
ROBARTS
Eric Gascoigne,
ROBINSON
Sir Nowell,
SALMON
Rank Captain of the Foretop Gunner Rear-Admiral Admiral of the Fleet
Force Royal Navy ( Naval Brigade ) Royal Navy Royal Navy Royal Navy ( Naval Brigade )
VC won Inkermann, Crimea,
5 November 1854
Sea of Azov, Crimea,
29 May 1855
Dardanelles, Turkey,
26 February 1915
Lucknow, Indian Mutiny,
16 November 1857
London Gaz 24 February 1857 24 February 1857 16 August 1915 24 December 1858
Born Portsmouth,
1828
Chacewater, Cornwall,
1818
Greenwich, SE London,
16 May 1882
Swarraton,
20 February 1835
Died 4 August 1862,
Portsea
17 October 1888,
Southsea
20 August 1965,
RNH Haslar, Portsmouth
14 February 1912,
Southsea
Grave International Ferry Port, Portsea
( memorial erected 1999 )
Highland Road Cemetery, Portsmouth St John's Churchyard, Langrish St Peter's Churchyard, Curdridge
Location
of VC
Not publicly held Not publicly held Not publicly held Not publicly held
Remarks None None None GCB

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TABLE-8 : HAMPSHIRE

Name Reginald William,
SARTORIUS
Hugh,
SHAW
Charles Edward,
SPACKMAN
William,
TEMPLE
Rank Major-General Major-General Sergeant Surgeon General Indian Army
Force 6th Bengal Cavalry, Indian Army 18th Regiment
( Royal Irish Regiment )
1st Bn The Border Regiment Royal Regiment of Artillery
VC won Ashanti War, West Africa,
17 January 1874
Nukumara, New Zealand,
24 January 1865
Marcoing, France,
20 November 1917
Rangiriri, New Zealand,
20 November 1863
London Gaz 26 October 1874 28 November 1865 11 January 1918 22 September 1864
Born Cintra, Portugal,
4 May 1841
Madras, India,
4 February 1839
Fulham, SW London,
11 January 1891
Monaghan, Co Monaghan, Ireland
7 November 1833
Died 8 August 1907,
Cowes, Isle of Wight
25 August 1904,
Southsea
6 May 1969,
Southampton
13 February 1919,
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Grave St Mary's Churchyard, South Baddesley Highland Road Cemetery, Portsmouth Swaythling Crematorium, Southampton Highland Road Cemetery, Portsmouth
Location
of VC
National Army Museum, Chelsea National Army Museum, Chelsea Not publicly held Not publicly held
Remarks CMG CB MM None

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TABLE-9 : HAMPSHIRE

Name George Campbell,
WHEELER
Sir Evelyn,
WOOD


Rank Lieutenant-Colonel Field-Marshall

Force 2nd Bn 9th Gurkha Rifles, Indian Army 17th Lancers
( Duke of Cambridge's Own )


VC won Shaibah, Mesopotamia,
23 February 1917
Sinwaho & Sindhora, Indian Mutiny,
19 October 1858


London Gaz 8 June 1917 4 September 1860

Born Yokohama, Japan,
7 April 1880
Cressing, Essex,
9 February 1838


Died 26 August 1938,
Barton-on-Sea
2 December 1919,
Harlow, Essex


Grave St Mary Magdalene Churchyard, New Milton Aldershot Military Cemetery

Location
of VC
National Army Museum, Chelsea National Army Museum, Chelsea

Remarks None GCB GCMG

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