Lieutenant General Sir Adrian Carton de Wiart VC, KBE, CB, CMG, DSO - 4th Dragoon Guards


GRAVE LOCATION FOR HOLDERS OF THE VICTORIA CROSS
IN : CO CORK, IRELAND

Name Sir Adrian,
CARTON DE WIART
William,
COSGROVE
John,
DUNLAY
Patrick,
GREEN
Rank Lieutenant-General Staff-Sergeant Lance-Corporal Colour-Sergeant
Force 4th Dragoon Guards,
att'd 8th Bn Gloucestershire Regiment
1st Bn The Royal Munster Fusiliers 93rd Regiment,
( Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders )
75th Regiment,
( Gordon Highlanders )
VC won La Boiselle, Somme, France,
2-3 July 1916
Seddul Bahr, Gallipoli, Turkey,
26 April 1915
Secundra Bagh, Lucknow, Indian Mutiny,
16 November 1857 *
Delhi, Indian Mutiny,
11 September 1857
London Gaz 9 September 1916 23 August 1915 24 December 1858 26 October 1858
Born Brussels, Belgium,
5 May 1880
Ballinookera, Co Cork,
1 October 1888
Douglas, Co Cork,
1831
Ballinasloe, Co Galway,
1824
Died 5 June 1963,
Aghinagh House, Co Cork
14 July 1936,
Millbank Hospital, London
17 October 1890,
Cork
19 July 1889,
Cork
Grave Caum Churchyard, adjacent to Aghinagh House
( image courtesy Chris Roche )
Upper Aghada Cemetery, Near Cork
( image courtesy Chris Roche )
St Joseph's Cemetery, Cork
( grave location not known )
Aghada Cemetery, Cork
( several cemeteries known by this name )
Location
of VC
National Army Museum, London Lord Ashcroft Gallery
Imperial War Museum, London
Sheesh Mahal Museum, Patiala, India Not publicly held
Remarks KBE CB CMG DSO MSM * Elected by the regiment None

CO CORK, IRELAND

Name Frederick Daniel,
PARSLOW



Rank Captain ( Lieutenant Royal Navy )


Force Mercantile Marine
( Royal Naval Reserve )



VC won Atlantic Ocean off Ireland,
4 July 1915 *



London Gaz 24 May 1919


Born Islington, N London,
14 April 1856



Died 4 July 1915,
HM Horse Transport 'Anglo-Californian'



Grave Cobh Old Church Cemetery, Near Cork
( image courtesy Chris Roche )



Location
of VC
Not publicly held


Remarks * Following a battle with a U-boat


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