Lieutenant Alec Horwood VC DCM - 6th Bn, Queen's Royal Regiment ( West Surrey )




Surrey Infantry Museum
incorporating

Queen's Royal Regiment ( West Surrey )

and
East Surrey Regiment

National Trust House
Clandon Park
Guildford
Surrey
GU4 7RQ




Following the disastrous fire which destroyed the 18th Century Clandon House in April 2015 The Surrey Infantry Museum's Victoria Cross collection has been placed in secure storage. The National Trust, which owns Clandon House, have plans to rebuild the house but this will take several years to complete.

8th May 2017. The National Trust has now informed the Surrey Infantry Museum that they will not be allowed to return to the house following its renovation after the fire. Therefore, the museum will have to find a new home.


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The following Victoria Crosses are held by The Surrey Infantry Museum
Rank First Name Last Name The Surrey Infnatry Museum
Lieutenant Colonel Arthur Drummond BORTON 22nd ( County of London ) Bn, London Regiment
Corporal Leonard James KEYWORTH 24th ( County of London ) Bn, London Regiment
Lieutenant Colonel Christopher BUSHELL 7th Bn, Queen's Royal Regiment ( West Surrey )
Brigadier Wallace Duffield WRIGHT Queen's Royal Regiment ( West Surrey )
att'd Northern Nigeria Regiment


Location of other Queen's Royal Regiment ( West Surrey ) VCs
Rank First Name Last Name Location
Lieutenant General Bernard Cyril FREYBERG Not publicly held
Lieutenant Alec George HORWOOD Lord Ashcroft Gallery, Imperial War Museum
Captain Clement ROBERTSON Not publicly held
Lance Corporal John William SAYER Not publicly held

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21 July 2005