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TO THE VICTORIA & GEORGE CROSS

COMPREHENSIVE GUIDE

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Address...

1 Vimy Place

Ottawa

Ontario

K1R 1C2

 

Opening hours...

Mon, Tue, Wed & Fri: 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Thur: 9:30 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Sat & Sun: 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.

 

Website...

http://www.warmuseum.ca/home/

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Canadian War Museum, Ottawa

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CRIMEAN WAR ( 1854-1856 )

 

Colonel Alexander Roberts DUNN (11th Hussars ( Prince Albert's Own )

( on loan from Upper Canada College, Toronto )

 

LITTLE ANDAMAN ISLAND ( 1867 )

 

Lieutenant Colonel Campbell Mellis DOUGLAS (2nd Bn, 24th Regiment

( South Wales Borderers )

 

2ND BOER WAR ( 1899-1902 )

 

Major Hampden Zane COCKBURN (Royal Canadian Dragoons

( on loan from Upper Canada College, Toronto )

 

FIRST WORLD WAR ( 1914-1918 )

 

BELGIUM

 

Major Benjamin Handley GEARY (4th Bn, East Surrey Regiment)

Co Sergeant Major Frederick HALL (8th Bn, Manitoba Regiment)

Sergeant George Harry MULLIN (Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry)

Major Christopher Patrick O'KELLY (52nd Bn, ( New Ontario ) Lake Superior Regiment)

Major General The Hon George PEARKES (5th Canadian Mounted Rifles)  ***

Sergeant Thomas RICKETTS (1st Bn, Royal Newfoundland Regiment)  ***

Lieutenant Colonel Francis Alexander SCRIMGER (14th Bn, Royal Montreal Regiment)

Lieutenant Colonel Robert SHANKLAND (43rd Bn, Manitoba Regiment)

 

FIRST WORLD WAR ( 1914-1918 )

FRANCE

 

Co Sergeant Major Collin BARRON 3rd Bn ( 1st Central Ontario Regiment ), CEF

Private Harry BROWN (10th Bn, Quebec Regiment)

Sergeant Hugh CAIRNS (46th Bn, Saskatchewan Regiment)

Corporal Lionel ( Leo ) CLARKE (2nd Bn, Eastern Ontario Regiment)

Private John Bernard CROAK (13th Bn, Quebec Regiment)

Corporal Herman GOOD (13th Bn, Quebec Regiment)

Sergeant Frederick HOBSON (20th Bn, 1st Central Ontario Regiment)

Lieutenant Samuel Lewis HONEY (78th Bn, Manitoba Regiment)  ***

Captain George Fraser KERR (3rd Bn, 1st Central Ontario Regiment)

Private John Chipman KERR (49th Bn, Alberta Regiment)

Corporal Filip KONOWAL (47th Bn, British Columbia Regiment)  ***

Lieutenant Colonel John MACGREGOR (2nd Canadian Mounted Rifles)

Captain George Burdon MCKEAN (14th Bn, Quebec Regiment)

Lieutenant Hugh McDonald MCKENZIE (7th Coy, Canadian Machine Gun Corps)

Sergeant William MERRIFIELD (4th Bn, 1st Central Ontario Regiment)

Private William Johnstone MILNE (16th Bn, Manitoba Regiment ( Canadian Scottish )

Lieutenant Colonel Cyrus Wesley PECK (16th Bn, Manitoba Regiment ( Canadian Scottish )

Captain Walter Leigh RAYFIELD (7th Bn, British Columbia Regiment)

Piper James Cleland RICHARDSON (16th Bn, Manitoba Regiment ( Canadian Scottish )

Lieutenant Colonel Harcus STRACHAN Fort Garry Horse, CEF

Private John Francis YOUNG (87th Bn, Quebec Regiment)

 

FIRST WORLD WAR ( 1914-1918 )

 

ROYAL FLYING CORPS / ROYAL AIR FORCE

 

Lieutenant Colonel William George BARKER (201 Squadron, Royal Air Force)  ***

Air Marshal William Avery BISHOP (60 Squadron, Royal Flying Corps)  ***

2nd Lieutenant Alan Arnett MCLEOD (2 Squadron, Royal Flying Corps)  ***

 

SECOND WORLD WAR ( 1939 - 1945 )

 

ITALY

 

Major John Keefer MAHONY (Westminster Regiment ( Motor )

 

SECOND WORLD WAR ( 1939 - 1945 )

 

FRANCE

 

Lieutenant Colonel Charles Cecil MERRITT (South Saskatchewan Regiment)  ***

Lieutenant Colonel David CURRIE VC - 29th Canadian Armoured Reconnaissance Regiment, CEF

 

SECOND WORLD WAR ( 1939 - 1945 )

 

HONG KONG

 

Co Sergeant Major John Robert OSBORN (1st Bn, Winnipeg Grenadiers)  ***

 

SECOND WORLD WAR ( 1939 - 1945 )

 

GERMANY

 

Corporal Frederick George TOPHAM (1st Canadian Parachute Battalion)  ***

 

***currently on display

VC's at the Museum

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