LIEUTENANT COLONEL H JONES VC. He died whilst charging an Argentine trench after he was hit by machine gun fire from a different enemy trench. He was posthumously awarded the Victoria Cross for his actions that day. Pin by Paolo Marzioli
Arthur Frederick Pickard VC was promoted to the rank of Colonel and created a Companion of the Order of the Bath. He was appointed Equerry to the Duke of Connaught and later the Queen. He died of tuberculosis at age 35 in France.
George Edward Nurse, VC. Second Boer War, Battle of Colenso , 1899(Aged 23).Corporal in the 66th Battery,Royal Field Artillery. B. Enniskillen 1876. D. Liverpool 1945. CITATION :Corporal Nurse assisted Lieutenant Roberts & Captain Congreve in an attempt to rescue the guns of the 14th & 66th batteries.All three running through heavy shell & rifle fire.