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TO THE VICTORIA & GEORGE CROSS

COMPREHENSIVE GUIDE

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Address...

The Castle

Edinburgh

EH1 2NG

 

Opening hours...

1 April – 30 Sept 9:45-17:45

1 Oct – 31 March 9:45-16:45

 

Website...

http://www.nms.ac.uk/national-war-museum/

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National War Museum of Scotland, Edinburgh Castle

NATIONAL WAR MUSEUM

 

The following Victoria Crosses are held by the National War Museum of Scotland

 

Crimean War ( 1854-1856 )

Private John ALEXANDER (90th Regiment ( Perthshire Light Infantry )  ***

 

Indian Mutiny ( 1857-1858 )

 

Sergeant Major Cornelius COUGHLAN (75th Regiment ( Gordon Highlanders )  ***

Surgeon Valentine Munbee MCMASTER (78th Ross-shire Buffs ( Seaforth Highlanders )  ***

Private Duncan MILLAR (42nd Regiment ( Black Watch )  ***

 

2nd Boer War ( 1899-1902 )

 

Lieutenant Colonel William ROBERTSON (2nd Bn, Gordon Highlanders)  ***

 

First World War ( 1914-1918 )

 

Lance Corporal William ANGUS (8th Bn, Highland Light Infantry)  ***

Sergeant John Brown HAMILTON (9th Bn, Highland Light Infantry)  ***

Sergeant Piper Daniel Logan LAIDLAW (7th Bn, King's Own Scottish Borderers)  ***

Lieutenant David Lowe MACINTYRE (Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders

att'd 6th Bn, Highland Light Infantry)

 

Second World War ( 1939-1945 )

 

Flight Sergeant George THOMPSON (9 Squadron, Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve)  ***

 

Korean War ( 1950-1953 )

 

Sergeant William SPEAKMAN (Black Watch ( Royal Highlanders )

att'd 1st Bn, King's Own Scottish Borderers)  ***

 

Royal Scots Dragoon Guards ( Carabiniers and Greys )

 

Sergeant Henry RAMAGE (2nd Dragoons ( Royal Scots Greys )  ***

 

The Royal Scots Museum

 

Corporal Robert DUNSIRE (13th Bn, Royal Scots ( Lothian Regiment )  ***

Major Roland Edward ELCOCK (11th Bn, Royal Scots ( Lothian Regiment )  ***

Lieutenant David Stuart MCGREGOR (6th Bn, Royal Scots ( Lothian Regiment )  

att'd 5th Bn, Machine Gun Corps)  ***

Private Hugh MCIVER (2nd Bn, Royal Scots ( Lothian Regiment )  ***

Private Joseph PROSSER (2nd Bn, 1st Regiment ( The Royal Scots )  ***

Captain Henry REYNOLDS (12th Bn, Royal Scots ( Lothian Regiment )  ***

Private Henry Howey ROBSON (2nd Bn, Royal Scots ( Lothian Regiment )  ***

 

***on display

 

 

 

VC's at the Museum

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