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Peter Brown, VC. Basuto(Boer) Gun war,Morosi Mountain, S. Africa 1879(Aged 42). Trooper in the Cape mounted Riflemen, Cape Colonial forces. B Sweden 1837. D Cape Town 1894.

Basuto(Boer) Gun war,Morosi Mountain, S. Africa Trooper in the Cape mounted Riflemen, Cape Colonial forces. B Sweden D Cape Town

John Hutton Bisdee, VC, OBE. Second Boer War, warm bad, transvaal.1900(Aged 30)Trooper in the Tasmania imperial Bushman. B Tasmania, 1869.D Jericho, Tasmania, 1930.CITATION: Trooper Bisdee was part of a scouting mission, when the enemy suddenly opened fire, six of the party, including two officers were wounded. Bisdee dismounted, putting himself in danger, carried a wounded officer, then placed him on his horse, and rode to safety.

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Trooper Mark Donaldson VC, the first Australian soldier awarded a Victoria Cross since 1969. Trooper Donaldson was a member of the Special Air Service Regiment when he exposed himself to enemy fire, 2 September 2008, to protect injured troops and then rescued an interpreter under heavy enemy fire in Oruzgan province during Operation Slipper in Afghanistan. Awarded Young Australian of the Year 2010 and promoted to Corporal in June 2010.

Trooper Mark Donaldson VC, the first Australian soldier awarded a Victoria Cross…

Alfred Henry "Harry" Hook VC (6 August 1850 – 12 March 1905) was an English recipient of the Victoria Cross for his actions at the Battle of Rorke's Drift, the highest and most prestigious award for gallantry in the face of the enemy that can be awarded to British and Commonwealth forces.

Alfred Henry "Harry" Hook VC August 1850 – 12 March was an English recipient of the Victoria Cross for his actions at the Battle of Rorke's.

Robert MacTier.jpg performed during the Battle of Mont St Quentin on 1 September 1918. That day, Mactier was a battalion runner serving with the 23rd Battalion, Australian Imperial Force. He was sent forward by an officer to determine the cause of a delay in the battalion moving into its jumping off position. The cause was a well placed enemy machine gun. On his own initiative, Mactier jumped out of the trench and charged the gun, killing its crew of six.

Robert MacTier.jpg performed during the Battle of Mont St Quentin on 1 September 1918. That day, Mactier was a battalion runner serving with the 23rd Battalion, Australian Imperial Force. He was sent forward by an officer to determine the cause of a delay in the battalion moving into its jumping off position. The cause was a well placed enemy machine gun. On his own initiative, Mactier jumped out of the trench and charged the gun, killing its crew of six.

.Frederick Alexander Caron Scrimger, the third Canadian to win a Victoria Cross for tending to wounded men after the farm he was stationed at came under heavy fire . Once he couldn't take the wounded any farther, he stayed with them till help could be found. This occured on 25 Apr 1915 Information received from Martin Gilbert's 'The First World War' published by Henry Holt' Picture courtesy Wikipedia

Frederick Alexander Caron Scrimger, the third Canadian to win a Victoria Cross…

GRIMSHAW, John Elisha; Lance-Corporal 1st Bn.Lancashire Fusiliers. 1915; Gallipoli, Turkey

Lt Col John Elisha Grimshaw VC received Britain's highest award for bravery for his actions with the Battalion Lancashire Fusiliers at Gallipoli in Turkey on 25 April

Colonel Edward Douglas Browne - synge-Hutchinson, VC, CB.Second Boer War, Geluk, 1900.(Aged 39)Major in the 14th Hussars. B Dagshai, India, 1861. D Marble Arch, 1940. Buried at Golders Green Cemetery.CITATION :At Geluk, when the enemy within 400yrd, and bringing heavy fire to bear, Major Browne seeing Major Hersey's horse shot, went to his aid and helped him to mount his own horse. He did this under heavy fire.

Colonel Edward Douglas Browne - synge-Hutchinson, VC, CB.Second Boer War, Geluk, 1900.(Aged 39)Major in the 14th Hussars. B Dagshai, India, 1861. D Marble Arch, 1940. Buried at Golders Green Cemetery.CITATION :At Geluk, when the enemy within 400yrd, and bringing heavy fire to bear, Major Browne seeing Major Hersey's horse shot, went to his aid and helped him to mount his own horse. He did this under heavy fire.

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