Colonel John Daunt VC - Bengal Military Police Battalion, Indian Army


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IN THE CITY OF : BRISTOL

Name Frederick William,
BELL
Daniel,
BURGES
John Charles Campbell,
DAUNT
Gronow,
DAVIS
Rank Lieutenant Colonel T / Lieutenant-Colonel Colonel Major-General
Force West Australian Mounted Infantry Gloucestershire Regiment
comd 7th Bn, South Wales Borderes
Bengal Military Police Battalion Royal Regiment of Artillery
VC won 2nd Boer War, South Africa
16 May 1901
Jumeaux, The Balkans,
18 September 1918
Indian Mutiny,
2 October 1857
Crimea,
8 September 1855
London Gaz 4 October 1901 14 December 1918 25 February 1862 23 June 1857
Born Perth, Western Australia
3 April 1875
Central London,
1 July 1873
8 November 1832,
Autranches, Normandy, France
Clifton, Bristol,
16 May 1828
Died 28 April 1954
Bristol
24 October 1946,
Bristol
15 April 1886,
Bristol
18 October 1891,
Clifton, Bristol
Grave Canford Cemetery, Bristol
( restored January 1997 )
Arno's Vale Crematorium, Bristol
( memorial plaque erected October 2006 )
Redland Green Parish Church Graveyard, Bristol Arno's Vale Cemetery, Bristol
Location
of VC
Government of Western Australia, Perth
( on loan to the Australian War Memorial )
Soldiers of Gloucestershire Museum, Gloucester Lord Ashcroft Gallery
Imperial War Museum, London
Royal Artillery Museum, Woolwich
Remarks None None None None

BRISTOL

Name Manley Angell,
JAMES
Ferdinand Simeon,
LE QUESNE
Frederick George,
ROOM
Harry Blanshard,
WOOD
Rank Brigadier Lieutenant Colonel Acting Lance Corporal Lance Sergeant
Force 8th Bn, Gloucestershire Regiment Medical Staff
( RAMC )
2nd Bn, Royal Irish Regiment 2nd Bn, Scots Guards
VC won France,
21 March 1918
Tartan Village, Burma,
4 May 1889
Belgium,
16 August 1917
France,
13 October 1918
London Gaz 28 June 1918 29 October 1889 17 October 1917 14 December 1918
Born Odiham, Hampshire,
12 July 1896
Jersey, Channel Islands,
25 December 1863
Bristol,
31 May 1895
Newton upon Derwent, North Yorkshire,
21 June 1882
Died 23 September 1975,
Westbury on Trym
14 April 1950,
Bristol
19 January 1932,
Bristol
15 August 1924,
Bristol
Grave Canford Crematorium, Bristol Canford Cemetery, Bristol Greenbank Cemetery, Bristol Arnos Vale Cemetery, Bristol
Location
of VC
Lord Ashcroft Gallery
Imperial War Museum, London
Jersey Museum, St Helier National Army Museum, Chelsea York Castle Museum
Remarks DSO MC MBE None None MM

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