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Lance Corporal Joshua Leakey of the Parachute Regiment, pictured, received the Victoria Cross for bravery

Lance Corporal Joshua Mark Leakey, VC, Battalion PARA), Only living recipient of Victoria Cross during Afghanistan campaign.

Falklands Hero Ian McKay, the Last VC of the 20th Century

Falklands Hero Ian McKay, the Last VC of the Century, pin by Paolo Marzioli

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.

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

Lt David Lowe MacIntyre VC CB A&SH att 6th HLI 24th August 1918 France WWI

Lt David Lowe MacIntyre VC CB A&SH att 6th HLI 24th August 1918 France WWI

James Brindley Nicolson VC DFC 249 Squadron RAF (29 April 1917 – 2 May 1945) On 16 August 1940 near Southampton.

A portrait of James Brindley Nicolson April 1917 – 2 May taken during the late Nicolson would be rewarded the only Victoria Cross to an RAF Fighter Command pilot during the Battle of.

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.

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.

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.

Grave of N Irishman, Sir William Olpherts VC nicknamed Hellfire Jack.

Grave of N Irishman, Sir William Olpherts VC nicknamed Hellfire Jack.

JewishGen Blog: A Blog about Jewish Genealogy: British Soldiers of the Great War, 1914-1918

British Soldiers of the Great War,

Major Paul Triquet, VC, CD Articles | Encyclopédie du patrimoine culturel de l'Amérique française – histoire, culture, religion, héritage

The Encyclopedia of French Cultural Heritage in North America! As you browse the site, you will learn about the heritage of French-speaking North America, as well as about its history and diversity

Grave of Alfred Smith, VC, at Plumstead Cemetery.

Grave of Alfred Smith, VC, at Plumstead Cemetery.

Flight Lieutenant James Brindley Nicolson DFC awarded the Victoria Cross for his action on this day 75 years ago, 16th August 1940. B 1917. D 1945, the Bay of Bengal.On the 16 August 1940 F/L Nicholson was shot twice whilst intercepting a Messerschmitt, despite his injuries he attacked a second messerschmitt which he shot down, he then bailed out and survived being shot at by the Home Guard.

Flight Lieutenant James Brindley Nicolson awarded the Victoria Cross for his action on August 1940 - see picture elsewhere.