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GRAVE LOCATION FOR HOLDERS OF THE VICTORIA CROSS
IN THE COUNTY OF : OXFORDSHIRE

Name Edward,
BROOKS
Stephen,
GARVIN
Robert George,
LINDSAY
Edward John,
MOTT
Rank Company Sergeant-Major Colour-Sergeant Brigadier-General Sergeant
Force 2/4th Bn The Oxfordshire & Bucks Light Infantry 1st Bn 60th Rifles,
(later King's Royal Rifle Corps)
Scots (Fusilier) Guards 1st Bn The Border Regiment
VC won France,
28 April 1917
Indian Mutiny,
23 June 1857
Crimea,
20 September 1854
France,
27 January 1917
London Gaz 27 June 1917 20 June 1860 24 February 1857 10 March 1917
Born Oakley,
11 April 1883
Cashel, Co Tipperary, Ireland,
1826
Balcarres, Fife,
17 April 1832
Drayton, Berkshire,
4 July 1893
Died 26 June 1944,
Oxford
23 November 1874,
Chesterton
10 June 1901,
Wantage
20 October 1967,
Witney
Grave Rose Hill Cemetery, Oxford Chesterton Parish Churchyard Ardington Church (Vault) Oxford Crematorium
Location
of VC
Royal Green Jackets Museum, Winchester Not publicly held Not publicly held Border Regiment Museum, Carlisle
Remarks NoneNone KCB. Later Lord Wantage DCM

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TABLE-2 : OXFORDSHIRE

Name Robert Edward Dudley,
RYDER
Sir Ernest Beachcroft Beckwith,
TOWSE
Sir Geoffrey,
VICKERS

Rank Captain Captain Colonel
Force Royal Navy The Gordon Highlanders 1/7th Bn The Sherwood Foresters
VC won St Nazaire, France,
27 March 1942
Boer War,
11 December 1899
France,
14 October 1915

London Gaz 21 May 1942 6 July 1900 16 November 1915
Born India,
16 February 1908
Regents Park, Central London,
23 April 1864
Nottingham,
13 October 1894

Died 29 June 1986,
The yacht "Watchdog", off Guernsey
21 June 1948,
Goring-on-Thames
16 March 1982,
Goring-on-Thames

Grave Headington Crematorium, Oxford St Thomas of Canterbury Churchyard, Goring Oxford Crematorium
Location
of VC
Imperial War Museum, Kennington Gordon Highlanders Museum, Aberdeen Sherwood Foresters Museum, Nottingham
Remarks None KCVO CBE None

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