2ND VICTORIA CROSS ASSOCIATION REUNION - 1960


The 2nd Reunion Dinner of the Victoria Cross Association and Associate Members of the George Cross was held on Thursday, 7th July 1960 at the Cafe Royal, London. The Loyal Toast was proposed by the Chairman, Brigadier Sir John Smyth Bt, VC, MC, MP., and a toast to Our Guests made by the Association Vice-Chairman The Rev Geoffrey Woolley VC, OBE, MC, MA.


Attendees to the 2nd VC Association Reunion Dinner
Thursday, 7th July 1960, Cafe Royal
Guest of Honour HRH The Duke of Edinburgh



Lieutenant Colonel Tom ADLAM VC
Captain Augustus AGAR VC, DSO
Captain Richard ANNAND VC
Mr Arthur BATTEN-POOLL VC
Captain Edward BELLEW VC, MC
Mr Spencer BENT VC, MM
Mr Richard BURTON VC
Mr William BUTLER VC
Mr Robert BYE VC
Mr Robert CAIN VC
Mr Lawrence CALVERT VC
Mr John CARMICHAEL VC
Colonel James CARNE VC, DSO
Captain Henry CATOR VC
Mr George CHAFER VC
Group Captain Leonard CHESHIRE VC, OM, DSO & 2 Bars, DFC
Mr John CHRISTIE VC
Sir Brett CLOUTMAN VC, MC
Mr William COLTMAN VC, DCM & Bar, MM & Bar
Major Edward COOPER VC
Wing Commander John CRAIG VC
Mr Arthur CROSS VC, MM
Captain John CROWE VC
Major Robert CRUICKSHANK VC
Admiral Sir Victor CRUTCHLEY VC, KCB, DSC
Brigadier Arthur CUMMING VC, OBE, MC
Vice Admiral Richard Bell DAVIES VC, CB, DSO, AFC
Colonel James DAWSON VC
Colonel Donald DEAN VC, OBE
The Viscount The Rt Hon DE L'ISLE VC, KG, GCMG, GCVO
Mr Robert DOWNIE VC
Mr Tom DRESSER VC
Air Commodore Sir Hughie EDWARDS VC, KCMG, CB, DSO, OBE, DFC
Captain Wilfred EDWARDS VC
Mr Ernest EGERTON VC
Lieutenant Colonel Harold ERVINE-ANDREWS VC
Mr Norman FINCH VC
Captain Arthur FLEMING-SANDES VC
Major General Henry FOOTE VC, CB, DSO
Lt Commander Ian FRASER VC DSC RD*
Lieutenant General Bernard FREYBERG VC, GCMG, KCB, KBE
Major Cyril FRISBY VC
Mr Charles GARFORTH VC
Mr Thomas GOULD VC
Lieutenant Colonel Reginald HAINE VC, MC & Bar
Major The Rev Benjamin HANDLEY-GEARY VC
Lieutenant Colonel Reginald HAYWARD VC, MC & Bar
Mr James HEWITSON VC
Commander Norman HOLBROOK VC
Captain Frederick HOLMES VC
Major James HUFFAM VC
Mr David HUNTER VC
Group Captain Gilbert INSALL VC, MC
Mr Norman JACKSON VC
Brigadier Manely JAMES VC, DSO, MBE, MC
Major David JAMIESON VC
Major General Dudley JOHNSON VC, DSO & Bar, MC
Mr Henry KENNY VC
Mr Arthur KNIGHT VC
Mr David LAUDER VC
Mr Herbert LEWIS VC
Mr Frederick LUKE VC
Mr William MCNALLY VC
Rear Admiral Anthony MIERS VC, KBE, CB, DSO & Bar
Mr John MOLYNEUX VC
Mr Edward MOTT VC
Captain Edgar MYLES VC, DSO
Lieutenant Colonel Augustus NEWMAN VC, OBE
Mr James OCKENDON, VC, MM
Rear Admiral Godfrey PLACE VC, CB, CVO, DSO
Major General Llewellyn PRICE-DAVIES VC, CB, CMG, DSO
The Rev Arthur PROCTOR VC
Mr John READITT VC
Mr Ivor REES VC
Mr William REID VC
Mr Walter RITCHIE VC
Mr Albert SHEPHERD VC
Rear Admiral Robert SHERBROOKE VC, CB, DSO
Brigadier Sir John SMYTH VC, MC
Mr Charles SPACKMAN VC
Sergeant William SPEAKMAN VC
Mr Thomas STEELE VC
Commander Gordon STEELE VC
His Honour Judge Percy STORKEY VC
Mr Henry TANDEY VC, DCM, MM
Mr James TOWERS VC
Group Captain Leonard TRENT VC, DFC
Lieutenant Colonel Victor TURNER VC, CVO
Mr Thomas TURRALL VC
Mr Thomas VEALE VC
Major Tasker WATKINS VC
Air Commodore Ferdinand WEST VC, CBE, MC
Captain William WHITE VC
Mr Wilfred WOOD VC
The Rev Geoffrey WOOLLEY VC, OBE, MC
Mr Peter WRIGHT VC



Mr T E ALDER GC
Mr Walter ARNOLD GC
Mr Thomas ATKINSON GC
Mr John BABINGTON GC
Mr W BARNETT GC
Mr Kenneth BIGGS GC
Mr Richard BLACKBURN GC
Colonel D A BRETT GC
Mr John BRIDGE GC, GM & Bar
Mr R M CHALMERS GC
Mr H F CHARRINGTON GC
Mr M CHILD GC
Commander Anthony COBHAM GC
Lt Commander Dennis COPPERWHEAT GC
Wing Commander H DINWOODIE GC
Colonel W M EASTMAN GC
Mr Jack EASTON GC
Mr Ernest ELSTON GC
Mr Harry ERRINGTON GC
Mr Frederick FAIRFAX GC
Lt Commander E O GIDDEN GC
Mr B GIMBERT GC
Mr R C GRAVELEY GC
Mrs Odette HALLOWES GC
Wing Commander Leonard HARRISON GC
Mr Albert HEMING GC
Captain A M HODGE GC
Mr V HOLLOWDAY GC
Brigadier Robert JEPHSON-JONES GC
Mr T MCAVOY GC
Mr C A J MARTIN GC
Captain D W MASON GC
Mr T F MILLER GC
Mr W R MOSEDALE GC
Mr B MOSS GC
Mr J E MOTT GC
Mr Frank NAUGHTON GC
Mr H NEWGASS GC
Miss Joan PEARSON GC ( Australia )
Mr Michael PRATT GC
Mr Reginald RIMMER GC
Group Captain John ROWLANDS GC
Mr S W SEWELL GC
Lieutenant Colonel C W TANDY GREEN GC
Lt Commander William TAYLOR GC
Miss Dorothy THOMAS GC
Mr S J TUCKWELL GC
Mr N TUNNA GC
Mr R WILD GC
Mr S N WILTSHIRE GC

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Iain Stewart, 01 June 2006