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GRAVE LOCATION FOR HOLDERS OF THE VICTORIA CROSS
IN : SCOTLAND


BORDER LOTHIAN HIGHLAND DUMFRIES & GALLOWAY SHETLAND ISLES

BORDER REGION / LOTHIAN REGION

Name James,
BLAIR
John Brunton,
DAYKINS
John,
GRIEVE
William,
ROBERTSON
Rank General Sergeant Lieutenant & Adjutant Lieutenant-Colonel
Force 2nd Bombay Light Cavalry 2/4th The York & Lancaster Regiment 2nd Dragoons,
(Royal Scots Greys)
The Gordon Highlanders
VC won Indian Mutiny,
12 August 1857
France,
20 October 1918
Crimea,
25 October 1854 *
Boer War,
21 October 1899
London Gaz 25 February 1862 6 January 1919 24 February 1857 20 July 1900
Born Nimach, Gwalior State, India,
27 January 1828
Ormiston Farm, Hawick,
26 March 1883
Musselburgh, Midlothian,
3 May 1821
Dumfries,
27 February 1865
Died 18 January 1905,
Melrose, Border
24 January 1933,
Edinburgh
1 December 1873,
Inveresk, Lothian
6 December 1949,
Edinburgh
Grave Trinity Churchyard, Melrose, Border Castlewood Cemetery, Jedburgh, Border St Michael's Churchyard ( Inveresk Old ), Inveresk, Lothian
( turfstone erected August 2003 )
Portobello Cemetery, Musselburgh, Lothian
Location
of VC
Not publicly held York & Lancaster Regiment Museum, Rotherham Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide National War Museum of Scotland, Edinburgh
Remarks CB MM * Charge of the Heavy Brigade CBE

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HIGHLAND REGION

Name Donald,
MACINTYRE
Roderick,
MCGREGOR
Sir Anthony Cecil Capel,
MIERS
James,
MUNRO
Rank Major-General Private Rear-Admiral Colour Sergeant
Force Bengal Staff Corps and
2nd Gurkha Rifles, Indian Army
1st Bn The Rifle Brigade Royal Navy 93rd Regiment
(Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders)
VC won Loosha Campaign, NE India,
4 January 1872
Crimea,
July 1855
Corfu Harbour,
4 March 1942
Indian Mutiny,
16 November 1857
London Gaz 27 September 1872 24 February 1857 7 July 1942 8 November 1860
Born Kingcraig, Ross & Cromarty,
12 September 1831
Dunain,
1822
Inverness,
11 November 1908
Nigg, Cromerty,
1825
Died 15 April 1903,
Fortrose, Highland
9 August 1888,
Buntait, Highland
30 June 1985,
Inverness, Highland
15 February 1871,
Craig Dunain Hospital, Inverness
Grave Rosmarkie Churchyard, Nr Fortrose St Mary's Churchyard, Drumnadrochit Tomnahurich Cemetery, Inverness Craig Dunain Hospital Cemetery, Inverness
(headstone erected September 2002)
Location
of VC
2nd Gurkha Rifles Regimental Trust Royal Green Jackets Museum, Winchester Imperial War Museum, Kennington Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders Museum, Stirling
Remarks NoneNone KBE CB DSO & Bar None

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HIGHLAND REGION

Name George,
SELLAR



Rank Sergeant


Force The Seaforth Highlanders
(Ross-shire Buffs, Duke of Albany's)



VC won Asmai Heights, Afghan War,
14 December 1879



London Gaz 18 October 1881


Born Keith, Banffshire,
December 1850



Died 1 November 1889,
Lairg, Highland



Grave Lairg Cemetery


Location
of VC
Highlanders Museum, Fort George


Remarks None


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DUMFRIES & GALLOWAY / SHETLAND ISLES

Name Samuel Thomas Dickson,
WALLACE
David Ernest,
HORNELL


Rank Captain Flight Lieutenant

Force 'C' Bty 63rd Brigade,
Royal Field Artillery
162 Sqdn, Royal Canadian Air Force

VC won France,
30 November 1917
North Atlantic Ocean,
24 June 1944


London Gaz 13 February 1918 28 July 1944

Born Thornhill, Dumfries,
7 March 1892
Mimico, Ontario, Canada,
26 January 1910


Died 2 February 1968,
Moffat, Dumfries & Galloway
24 June 1944,
At sea following his VC action


Grave Moffat Cemetery, Dumfries & Galloway Lerwick New Cemetery, Shetland Islands

Location
of VC
Royal Artillery Museum, Woolwich Air Command Heritage Museum, Winnipeg, Manitoba

Remarks None None

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