Corporal Johnson Gideon Beharry VC - 1st Bn, Princess of Wales's Royal Regiment


LIVING HOLDERS OF THE VICTORIA CROSS
BRITAIN AUSTRALIA GURKHA NEW ZEALAND

LIVING BRITISH VC HOLDERS

Name Johnson Gideon,
BEHARRY
John Alexander,
CRUICKSHANK
William,
SPEAKMAN

Rank Private Flight Lieutenant Sergeant
Force 1st Bn, Princess of Wales's Royal Regiment 210 Sqdn, Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve The Black Watch
att'd 1st Bn, King's Own Scottish Borderers

VC won Al-Amarah, Iraq,
1 May & 11 June 2004
Arctic Circle,
17 - 18 July 1944 *
'United' Hilltop, Korea,
4 November 1951

London Gaz 18 March 2005 1 September 1944 28 December 1951
Born Grenada, West Indies,
27 July 1979
Aberdeen,
20 May 1920
Altrincham, Cheshire,
21 September 1927

Residing England Scotland England
Location
of VC
Not publicly held Not publicly held National War Museum of Scotland,
Edinburgh Castle

Remarks None * Sinking of U-361 None

LIVING AUSTRALIAN VC HOLDERS

Name Keith,
PAYNE
Mark Gregor,
DONALDSON
Daniel Alan,
KEIGHRAN
Benjamin,
ROBERTS-SMITH
Rank Warrant Office Class II Trooper Corporal Corporal
Force Australian Army Training Team, Vietnam Australian Special Air Service Regiment 6th Bn, Royal Australian Regiment Australian Special Air Service Regiment
VC won Hen Het, Vietnam,
24 May 1969
Oruzgan Province, Afghanistan,
2 September 2008
Oruzgan Province, Afghanistan,
24 August 2010
Tizak, Kandahar Province, Afghanistan,
11 June 2010
London Gaz 19 September 1969 16 January 2009
Commonwealth of Australia Gazette
31 October 2012
Commonwealth of Australia Gazette
24 January 2011
Commonwealth of Australia Gazette
Born Ingham, Queensland,
30 August 1933
Waratah, Newcastle, NSW,
2 April 1979
Nambour, Queensland,
18 June 1983
Perth, Western Australia,
1 November 1978
Residing Australia Australia Australia Australia
Location
of VC
Australian War Memorial, Canberra Australian War Memorial, Canberra ( loan ) Australian War Memorial, Canberra ( loan ) Australian War Memorial, Canberra
Remarks None 'Victoria Cross for Australia' 'Victoria Cross for Australia' 'Victoria Cross for Australia'
Medal for Gallantry

LIVING GURKHA VC HOLDERS

Name RAMBAHADUR LIMBU


Rank Captain


Force 10th Gurkha Rifles


VC won Gunong Tepol, Indonesia,
21 November 1965



London Gaz 21 April 1966


Born Chyangthapu Village, Nepal,
July 1939



Residing England


Location
of VC
Not publicly held


Remarks MVO


LIVING NEW ZEALAND VC HOLDERS

Name Bill Henry
APIATA



Rank Corporal


Force 1st New Zealand Special Air Service Group


VC won Afghanistan,
2004



London Gaz 2 July 2007
Government House, Wellington



Born Mangakino, Waikato,
28 June 1972



Residing New Zealand


Location
of VC
New Zealand SAS Trust, Papakura, Auckland


Remarks 'Victoria Cross for New Zealand'


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