Captain James Dundas VC - Bengal Engineers, Indian Army


KNOWN GRAVES OF HOLDERS OF THE VICTORIA CROSS
IN : AFGHANISTAN

Name John,
COOK
James,
DUNDAS
Walter Richard Pollock,
HAMILTON

Rank Major Captain Lieutenant
Force 5th Gurkha Rifles Corps of Bengal Sappers & Miners Queen's Own Corps of Guides ( Cavalry )
VC won Piewar Kotal, Afghan War,
2 December 1878
Bhootan, India,
2 April 1865
Futtehabad, Afghan War,
2 April 1879

London Gaz 18 March 1879 31 December 1867 1 September 1879
Born Edinburgh, Scotland,
28 August 1843
Edinburgh, Scotland,
12 September 1842
Inistioge, Co Kilkenny, Ireland,
18 August 1856

Died 19 December 1879,
Shaf Massif, South of Sherpur
23 December 1879,
Sherpur Cantonment
3 September 1879,
British Embassy, Kabul

Grave Sherpur Cantonment Cemetery, Kabul Seah Sang Cemetery, Near Sherpur, Kabul Near where he fell, Kabul,
( grave not marked )

Location
of VC
Lord Ashcroft Gallery
Imperial War Museum, London
Lord Ashcroft Gallery
Imperial War Museum, London
Lord Ashcroft Gallery
Imperial War Museum, London

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