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Victoria Cross, 1856-1964

Smyth, John George Sir, bart.

Victoria Cross, 1856-1964

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Published by F. Muller in London .
Written in English

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  • Victoria Cross.

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    Statementby Sir John Smyth, Bt.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination221 p.
    Number of Pages221
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16589841M

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Find more information about: ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes. The Victoria Cross (VC) is the highest and most prestigious award of the British honours is awarded for valour "in the presence of the enemy" to members of the British Armed may be awarded posthumously.

It was previously awarded to Commonwealth countries, most of which have established their own honours systems and no longer recommend British awarded: 26 June It was for his actions, as a (British) Royal Air Force officer, serving in the RAF’s th Squadron, that Edwards was awarded the Victoria Cross (Sir John Smyth, in his book Victoria Cross –also accredits Edwards as being a British (RAF) VC recipient).

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In his book, The Victoria CrossBrigadier The Rt Hon Sir John Smyth Bt VC MC MP says: ‘In June no less than nineteen VC’s were gained during or after the unsuccessful attack on the Redan.

Twelve of these VC’s were won on 18 June. Alexander’s medal should have been presented to him at an investiture in Hong Kong.

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His Victoria Cross is displayed at the Imperial War Museum. One of Brigadier Smyth's uniforms is on display at the armory of the Artillery Company of Newport in Newport, Rhode Island, USA. Smyth was a cat lover and wrote three books on cats, Beloved Cats (Frederick Muller, ), Blue Magnolia (Frederick Muller, ) and Ming: The Story of a.

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