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GRAVE LOCATION FOR HOLDERS OF THE VICTORIA CROSS
IN THE CITY OF : BIRMINGHAM

Name James,
COOPER
George,
ONIONS
George,
RAVENHILL
Arthur,
VICKERS
Rank Private Major Private Sergeant
Force 24th Regiment
( South Wales Borderers )
1st Bn The Devonshire Regiment The Royal Scots Fusiliers 2nd Bn The Royal Warwickshire Regiment
VC won Little Andaman Island,
7 May 1867
Archiet-le-Petit, France,
22 August 1918
Colenso, 2nd Boer War,
15 December 1899 *
Hulloch Quarries, France,
25 September 1915
London Gaz 17 December 1867 14 December 1918 4 June 1901 18 November 1915
Born Birmingham,
September 1840
Bilston, Staffordshire,
2 March 1883
Birmingham,
21 February 1872
Birmingham,
2 February 1882
Died 9 August 1889,
Birmingham
2 April 1944,
Birmingham
14 April 1921,
Birmingham
27 July 1944,
Birmingham
Grave Warstone Lane Cemetery, Birmingham
( memorial plaque erected November 2003 )
Quinton Cemetery, Birmingham Witton Cemetery, Birmingham
( no headstone )
Witton Cemetery, Birmingham
( headstone erected November 2000 )
Location
of VC
Royal Warwickshire (TA) Regiment, Sheldon, Birmingham Devonshire Regiment Museum, Dorchester Royal Highland Fusiliers Museum, Glasgow Royal Warwickshire Regiment Museum, Warwick
Remarks For saving life at sea None * Forfeit of VC in 1908 for theft None

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Name Alfred,
WILCOX



Rank Lance-Corporal


Force 2/4th Bn The Ox & Bucks Light Infantry


VC won Laventie, France,
12 September 1918



London Gaz 15 November 1918


Born Birmingham,
16 December 1884



Died 30 March 1954,
Birmingham



Grave St Peter & St Paul's Churchyard, Aston
( no headstone )



Location
of VC
Not publicly held


Remarks None


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