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GRAVE LOCATION FOR HOLDERS OF THE VICTORIA CROSS
ON THE : ISLE OF WIGHT

Name Henry George Gore,
BROWNE
Sir Samuel James,
BROWNE
George Albert,
CAIRNS
William Thomas,
RICKARD
Rank Colonel General Lieutenant Chief Officer, Coast Guards
Force 32nd Regiment
(later Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry)
46th Bengal Native Infantry Somerset Light Infantry
(att'd South Staffordshire Regiment)
Royal Navy
VC won Indian Mutiny,
21 August 1857
Indian Mutiny,
31 August 1858
Burma,
13 March 1944
Crimea,
11 October 1855
London Gaz 20 June 1862 1 March 1861 20 May 1949 24 February 1857
Born Newtown, Co Roscommon, Ireland,
30 September 1830
India,
3 October 1824
Sidcup, Kent,
12 December 1913
Stoke Damerel, Devon,
10 February 1828
Died 15 November 1912,
Shanklin
13 March 1901,
Ryde
Henu Block, Burma,
19 March 1944
21 February 1905,
Ryde
Grave St Mary the Virgin Churchyard, Brook Town Cemetery, Ryde (Headstone)
(Woking Crematorium)
Tuakkyan War Cemetery, Burma
(memorial h/s:St Mary the Virgin Churchyard, Brighstone)
Town Cemetery, Ryde
Location
of VC
Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry Museum, Bodmin National Army Museum, Chelsea Staffordshire Regiment Museum, Stafford Not publicly held
Remarks None GCB, KCSI None CGM

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Name Sir Henry,
TOMBS



Rank Major-General


Force Bengal Horse Artillery


VC won Indian Mutiny,
9 July 1857



London Gaz 24 April 1858


Born Calcutta, India,
10 November 1825



Died 2 August 1874,
Newport



Grave Carisbrooke Cemetery


Location
of VC
Royal Artillery Museum, Woolwich


Remarks KCB


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