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TO THE VICTORIA & GEORGE CROSS

COMPREHENSIVE GUIDE

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Address...

Queen Mary's Tower

The Castle

Carlisle

Cumbria

CA3 8UR

 

Opening hours...

November – March: Daily 10am – 4pm (closed Christmas and New Years Day)

April – September: Daily 10am – 6pm

October: Daily 10am – 5pm

Website...

http://www.cumbriasmuseumofmilitarylife.org/

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Cumbria's Museum of Military Life

Carlisle, Cumbria

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Sergeant William COFFEY (34th Regiment ( Border Regiment )  ***

Lieutenant Colonel Frederick Cockayne ELTON (55th Regiment ( Border Regiment)  ***

Brigadier General James FORBES-ROBERTSON (Comd 1st Bn, Border Regiment)  ***

Sergeant Edward John MOTT * (1st Bn, Border Regiment)  ***

Private James Alexander SMITH (3rd Bn, ( att'd 2nd Bn ), Border Regiment)  ***

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

* official 'replacement' Victoria Cross group issued to Sergeant Edward Mott after his 'original' had been stolen

what is believed to be the 'original' Victoria Cross awarded to Sergeant Edward Mott is held by the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge

 

*** on display at Border Regiment Museum, Carlisle Castle.

VC's at the Museum

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