Brigadier Sir John Smyth Bt VC MC - 15th Ludhiana Sikhs, Indian Army


GRAVE LOCATION FOR HOLDERS OF THE VICTORIA CROSS
IN : GOLDERS GREEN CREMATORIUM, NORTH WEST LONDON

Name Sir Fenton John,
AYLMER
The Hon Edward Barry Stewart,
BINGHAM
Edward Douglas,
BROWN-SYNGE-HUTCHINSON
Sir Brett,
CLOUTMAN
Rank Lieutenant General Rear Admiral Colonel Lieutenant Colonel
Force Corps of Bengal Sappers & Miners Royal Navy * 14th ( King's ) Hussars 59th Field Company
Corps of Royal Engineers
VC won Hunza Campaign, India,
2 December 1891
Battle of Jutland, North Sea,
31 May 1916
Boer War,
13 October 1900
France
6 November 1918
London Gaz 12 July 1892 15 September 1916 15 Janaury 1901 31 January 1919
Born Hastings, East Sussex,
5 April 1862
Bangor, Co Down, N Ireland,
26 July 1881
Kassouli, Dagshai, India,
6 March 1861
North London,
7 November 1891
Died 3 Spetember 1935,
Wimbledon, SW London
24 September 1939,
Central London
3 March 1940,
Marble Arch, Central London
15 August 1971,
Highgate, N London
Grave Golders Green Crematorium Golders Green Crematorium Golders Green Crematorium Golders Green Crematorium
Location
of VC
Royal Engineers Museum, Gillingham North Down Heritage Centre, Bangor 14th / 20th Hussars Museum, Preston Royal Engineers Museum, Gillingham
Remarks KCB * HMS Nestor CB MC

GOLDERS GREEN CREMATORIUM, NORTH WEST LONDON

Name Percy Thompson,
DEAN
Alexander Edward Murray, Viscount,
FINCASTLE
James Palmer,
HUFFAM
Leonard Maurice,
KEYSOR
Rank Lieutenant Commander Major Major Lieutenant
Force Royal Navy * 16th ( The Queen's ) Lancers 5th Bn, Duke of Wellington's
( West Riding ) Regiment
1st Bn, Australian Imperial Force
VC won Zeebrugge, Belgium,
22-23 April 1918
Tirah Campaign, India,
17 August 1897
France,
31 August 1918
Gallipoli,
7 August 1915
London Gaz 23 July 1918 9 November 1897 26 December 1918 15 October 1915
Born Blackburn, Lancashire,
20 July 1877
Portland Place, Central London,
22 April 1871
Dunblane, Perthshire,
31 March 1897
Paddington, W London,
3 November 1885
Died 20 March 1939,
N London
29 January 1962,
Sussex Place, W London
16 February 1968,
Burnt Oak, Middlesex
12 October 1951,
Paddington, W London
Grave Golders Green Crematorium Golders Green Crematorium Golders Green Crematorium Golders Green Crematorium
Location
of VC
Lord Ashcroft Gallery
Imperial War Museum, London
Not publicly held Not publicly held Australian War Memorial, Canberra
Remarks * ML 282 DSO MVO. Later The Earl of Dunmore None None

GOLDERS GREEN CREMATORIUM, NORTH WEST LONDON

Name PARKASH SINGH The Rt Hon Sir John George, Bt,
SMYTH
Arthur Percy,
SULLIVAN
William John,
SYMONS
Rank Major Brigadier Corporal Captain
Force 5th Bn, 8th Punjab Regiment 15th Ludhiana Sikhs 45th Bn, Royal Fusiliers,
att'd North Russia Relief Force
7th Bn, Australian Imperial Force
VC won Burma,
6 January 1943
France,
16 May 1915
Shelka River, Russia,
10 August 1919
Gallipoli,
8-9 August 1915
London Gaz 13 May 1943 29 June 1915 29 September 1919 15 October 1915
Born Jaranevela Tehsil, India,
31 March 1913
Teignmouth, Devon,
25 October 1893
Crystal Brook, South Australia,
27 November 1896
Eaglehawk, Victoria, Australia,
10 July 1889
Died 23 March 1991,
Ealing, W London
26 April 1983,
Marylebone, Central London
9 April 1937,
Birdcage Walk, London
24 June 1948,
Paddington, W London
Grave Golders Green Crematorium
( ashes returned to the Pubjab )
Golders Green Crematorium Golders Green Crematorium * Golders Green Crematorium
Location
of VC
Lord Ashcroft Gallery
Imperial War Museum, London
Lord Ashcroft Gallery
Imperial War Museum, London
Australian War Memorial, Canberra Australian War Memorial, Canberra
Remarks None MC * Ashes at Tree 267A, N Suburbs Crematorium, Sydney None

GOLDERS GREEN CREMATORIUM, NORTH WEST LONDON

Name James,
UPTON
Thomas Colclough,
WATSON


Rank Corporal Lieutenant-Colonel

Force 1st Bn, Sherwood Foresters Corps of Bengal Sappers & Miners

VC won France,
9 May 1915
Mohmand Campaign, India,
16-17 September 1897


London Gaz 29 June 1915 20 May 1898

Born Lincoln,
3 May 1888
11 April 1867,
Velsen, The Netherlands


Died 10 August 1949,
Edgware, Middlesex
15 June 1917,
London


Grave Golders Green Crematorium Golders Green Crematorium

Location
of VC
Sherwood Foresters Museum, Nottingham Lord Ashcroft Gallery
Imperial War Museum, London


Remarks None None

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