Sergeant John Readitt VC - 6th Bn, South Lancashire Regiment




Lancashire Infantry Museum
incorporating

South Lancashire Regiment

and
East Lancashire Regiment
Loyal Regiment ( North Lancashire )

Fulwood Barracks
Watling Street Road
Preston
Lancashire
PR2 8AA




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The following Victoria Crosses are held by the Lancashire Infantry Museum
Rank First Name Last Name Lancashire Infantry Museum
Captain Gabriel George COURY * 3rd Bn, South Lancashire Regiment
Sergeant John LUCAS * * 40th Regiment
( South Lancashire Regiment )
* VC only. Other medals believed held by the family
* * VC only. New Zealand Medal & Long Service & Good Conduct Medal stolen from the Regimental Museum on 23 February 1982


Location of other South Lancashire Regiment VCs
Rank First Name Last Name Location
Corporal John Thomas DAVIES Imperial War Museum, Lord Ashcroft Gallery
Private William RATCLIFFE Imperial War Museum, Lord Ashcroft Gallery
Sergeant John READITT Lord Ashcroft Gallery, Imperial War Museum

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10 August 2003