Commander Basil Guy VC, DSO - Royal Navy


GRAVE LOCATION FOR HOLDERS OF THE VICTORIA CROSS
IN THE COUNTY OF : SURREY

Name Sir William,
BABTIE
Cyril Joe,
BARTON
Douglas Walter,
BELCHER
John,
BERRYMAN
Rank Lieutenant General Pilot Officer Captain Major
Force Royal Army Medical Corps 578 Squadron
Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve
5th Bn, London Regiment
( London Rifle Brigade )
17th Lancers
( Duke of Cambridge's Own )
VC won Battle of Colenso, 2nd Boer War,
15 December 1899
Nuremberg Raid, Germany,
30 / 31 March 1944
St Julien, Belgium,
13 May 1915
Balaclava, Crimea,
25 October 1854 *
London Gaz 20 April 1900 27 June 1944 23 June 1915 24 February 1857
Born Dumbarton,
7 May 1859
Elveden, Suffolk,
5 June 1921
Surbiton,
15 July 1889
Dudley, Worcestershire,
18 July 1825
Died 11 September 1920,
Knocke, Belgium
31 March 1944,
bomber crashed near Ryhope Colliery, Co Durham
3 June 1953,
Claygate
27 June 1896,
Woldingham
Grave Stoke Cemetery, Guildford Bonner Hill Road Cemetery,
Kingston-upon-Thames
Holy Trinity Churchyard, Claygate St Agatha's Churchyad, Woldingham
Location
of VC
Army Medical Services Museum, Mytchett Royal Air Force Museum, Hendon Royal Green Jackets Museum, Winchester Not publicly held
Remarks KCB KCMG None None * Charge of the Light Brigade

SURREY

Name Thomas Adair,
BUTLER
Sir O'Moore,
CREAGH
William George,
CUBITT
George Thomas,
DORRELL
Rank Major General Colonel Lieutenant Colonel
Force 1st Bengal ( European ) Fusiliers,
( Royal Munster Fusiliers )
Mharwara Battalion 13th Bengal Native Infantry 'L' Bty, Royal Horse Artillery
VC won Lucknow, Indian Mutiny,
9 March 1858
Kam Dakka, Afghan War,
21 April 1879
Lucknow, Indian Mutiny,
30 June 1857
Nery, France.
1 September 1914
London Gaz 6 May 1859 17 November 1879 18 June 1859 16 November 1914
Born Soberton, Hampshire,
12 February 1836
Cahirbane, Co Clare, Ireland,
2 April 1848
Calcutta, India,
19 October 1835
Paddington, W London,
7 July 1880
Died 17 May 1901,
Lyndale
9 August 1923,
South Kensington, London
25 January 1903,
'Eastfield', Camberley
7 January 1971,
Cobham
Grave St Michael's Churchyard, Camberley East Sheen Cemetery St Peter's Churchyard, Frimley Randall's Park Crematorium, Leatherhead
Location
of VC
Royal Military Academy, Sandhurst National Army Museum, London Not publicly held Lord Ashcroft Gallery
Imperial War Museum, London
Remarks None GCB GCSI DSO MBE

SURREY

Name Henry Edward Manning,
DOUGLAS
Frederick Jeramiah,
EDWARDS
Bernard Cyril,
FREYBERG
William Eagleson,
GORDON
Rank Major General Corporal Lieutenant General Colonel
Force Royal Army Medical Corps 12th Bn, Middlesex Regiment Queen's Royal Regiment ( West Surrey )
comd Hood Bn, Royal Naval Division
1st Bn, Gordon Highlanders
VC won Magersfontein, 2nd Boer War,
11 December 1899
Thiepval, Somme, France,
26 September 1916
Beaucourt, Somme, France,
13 November 1916
Krugersdorp, 2nd Boer War,
11 July 1900
London Gaz 29 March 1901 25 November 1916 15 December 1916 28 September 1900
Born Gillingham, Kent,
11 July 1875
Queenstown, Co Cork, Ireland,
3 October 1894
Richmond,
21 March 1889
Bridge of Allan, Stirlingshire,
4 May 1866
Died 14 February 1939,
Droitwich, Worcestershire
9 March 1964,
Royal Star & Garter Home, Richmond
4 July 1963,
Windsor, Berkshire
10 March 1941,
London
Grave Epsom Cemetery Richmond Cemetery St Martha's Hill Churchyard, Chilworth St Alban's Churchyard, Hindhead
Location
of VC
Army Medical Services Museum, Mytchett National Army Museum, London Not publicly held Gordon Highlanders Museum, Aberdeen
Remarks CB CMG DSO None GCMG KGB KBE DSO & 3 Bars CBE

SURREY

Name Basil John Douglas,
GUY
Sir Arthur George,
HAMMOND
Harry,
HAMPTON
Jack,
HARVEY
Rank Commander Colonel Colour Sergeant Sergeant
Force Royal Navy ( HMS 'Barfleur' ) Queen's Own Corps of Guides ( Infantry ) 2nd Bn, King's ( Liverpool ) Regiment 22nd ( County of London ) Bn,
The London Regiment ( The Queen's )
VC won Boxer Rebellion, China,
10 July 1900
Asmai Heights, Afghan War,
14 December 1879
Van Wyk's Vlei, 2nd Boer War,
21 August 1900
Clery, France,
2 September 1918
London Gaz 1 January 1901 18 October 1881 18 October 1901 15 November 1918
Born Bishop Auckland, Co Durham,
9 May 1882
Dawlish, Devon,
28 September 1843
Richmond,
14 December 1870
Peckham, SE London,
24 August 1891
Died 28 December 1956,
Lambeth, S London
20 April 1919,
Camberley
2 November 1922,
Twickenham
15 August 1940,
Redhill
Grave St Michael's & All Angels Churchyard, Pirbright St Michael's Churchyard, Camberley Richmond Cemetery Redstone Cemetery, Redhill
Location
of VC
Lord Ashcroft Gallery
Imperial War Museum, London
Lord Ashcroft Gallery
Imperial War Museum, London
The King's ( Liverpool ) Regiment Lord Ashcroft Gallery
Imperial War Museum, London
Remarks DSO KCB DSO None None

SURREY

Name James Edgar,
LEACH
William James,
LENDRIM
Sir Charles John,
MELLISS
Sir William,
OLPHERTS
Rank Captain Sergeant Major Major General General
Force 2nd Bn, Manchester Regiment Corps of Royal Engineers 9th Bombay Infantry
( sec'd Northern Nigeria Regiment )
Bengal Horse Artillery
VC won Festubert, France,
29 October 1914
Sebastopol, Crimea,
14 February 1855
Fifth Ashanti War, West Africa,
30 September 1900
Relief of Lucknow, Indian Mutiny,
25 September 1857 *
London Gaz 22 December 1914 24 February 1857 15 January 1901 18 June 1858
Born North Shields, Northumberland,
27 July 1892
Ireland,
1 January 1830
Mhow, India,
12 September 1862
Blackwaterdown, Co Armagh,
8 March 1822
Died 15 August 1958,
Shepherds Bush, W London
28 November 1891,
Camberley
6 June 1936,
Camberley
30 April 1902,
Upper Norwood, SE London
Grave Mortlake Crematorium Royal Military Academy Cemetery, Camberley St Peter's Churchyard, Frimley Richmond Cemetery
Location
of VC
Lord Ashcroft Gallery
Imperial War Museum, London
Royal Engineers Museum, Gillingham Wellington College, Crowthorne, Berkshire Royal Artillery Museum, Woolwich
Remarks None None KCB KCMG GCB
* Elected by the regiment

SURREY

Name Sir Harry North Dalrymple,
PRENDERGAST
Hamilton Lyster,
REED
Henry,
REYNOLDS
Charles Graham,
ROBERTSON
Rank General Major General T / Captain Lance Corporal
Force Corps of Madras Engineers Royal Field Artillery 12th Bn, Royal Scots
( Lothian Regiment )
10th Bn, Royal Fusiliers
VC won Munidscore, Indian Mutiny,
21 November 1857
Battle of Colenso, 2nd Boer War,
15 December 1899
Frezenberg, Belgium,
20 September 1917
Polderhoek Chateau, Belgium,
8-9 March 1918
London Gaz 21 October 1859 2 February 1900 8 November 1917 9 April 1918
Born Madras, India,
15 October 1834
Dublin,
22 May 1869
Whilton, Northamptonshire
16 August 1883
High Bentham, North Yorkshire,
4 July 1879
Died 24 July 1913,
Richmond-upon-Thames
7 March 1931,
South Kensington, W London
26 March 1948,
Carshalton
10 May 1954,
Dorking
Grave Richmond Cemetery East Sheen Cemetery St Gile's Churchyard, Ashtead Dorking Cemetery
Location
of VC
Royal Engineers Museum, Gillingham
( VC not the original )
Lord Ashcroft Gallery
Imperial War Museum, London
Royal Scots Regiment Museum, Edinburgh Royal Fusiliers Museum, Tower of London
Remarks GCB CB CMG MC MM

SURREY

Name George Rowland Patrick,
ROUPELL
Euston Henry,
SARTORIUS
John,
SINNOTT
Edward,
UNWIN
Rank Brigadier Major General Sergeant Captain
Force 1st Bn, East Surrey Regiment 59th Regiment
( 2nd Nottinghamshire Regiment )
84th Regiment
( York & Lancaster Regiment )
Royal Navy *
VC won Hill 60, Zwarteleen, Belgium,
20 April 1915
Sharjui, Afghan War,
24 October 1879
Lucknow, Indian Mutiny,
6 October 1857 *
V Beach, Seddul Bahr, Gallipoli,
25 April 1915
London Gaz 23 June 1915 16 May 1881 24 December 1858 16 August 1915
Born Tipperary, Ireland,
7 April 1892
Cintra, Portugal,
6 June 1844
Wexford, Co Wexford, Ireland,
1829
Fawley,
17 March 1864
Died 4 March 1974,
Shalford
19 February 1925,
Chelsea, SW London
20 July 1896,
Clapham, SW London
19 April 1950,
Hindhead
Grave Guildford Crematorium St Peter and St Paul's Churchyard, Ewhurst Battersea New Cemetery, Morden St Luke's Churchyard, Grayshott
Location
of VC
Not publicly held National Army Museum, London York & Lancaster Regiment Museum, Rotherham Lord Ashcroft Gallery
Imperial War Museum, London
Remarks CB CB * Elected by the regiment CB CMG
* Gallipoli landings from SS River Clyde

SURREY

Name Richard,
WAKEFORD



Rank Major


Force 4th Bn, Royal Hampshire Regiment


VC won Cassino, Italy,
13 May 1944



London Gaz 13 July 1944


Born Kensington, West London,
23 July 1921



Died 27 August 1972,
Leatherhead



Grave Randall's Park Crematorium, Leatherhead


Location
of VC
Haberdashers Company, City of London


Remarks None


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