Brigadier Arthur Blackburn VC CMG CBE - 10th Bn, Australian Imperial Force


KNOWN GRAVES OF HOLDERS OF THE VICTORIA CROSS
IN : SOUTH AUSTRALIA

Name Arthur Seaforth,
BLACKBURN
Thomas,
CALDWELL
Philip,
DAVEY
Frederick William,
HOLMES
Rank Brigadier Company Sergeant-Major Corporal Captain
Force 10th Bn, AIF 12th Bn Royal Scots Fusiliers 10th Bn, AIF 2nd Bn King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry
VC won Pozieres, Somme, France,
23 July 1916
Audenarde, Belgium,
31 October 1918
Merris, France,
28 July 1918
Le Cateau, France,
26 August 1914
London Gaz 9 September 1916 6 January 1919 17 August 1918 25 November 1914
Born Adelaide,
25 November 1892
Carluke, Lanarkshire, Scotland,
10 February 1894
Nr Unley, Goodwood,
10 October 1896
Bermondsey, London, England,
7 September 1891
Died 24 November 1960,
Adelaide
6 June 1969,
Adelaide
21 December 1953,
Springbank
22 October 1969,
Port Augusta
Grave West Terrace AIF Cemetery, Adelaide Centennial Park Crematorium, Adelaide West Terrace AIF Cemetery, Adelaide Stirling North Garden Cemetery, Port Augusta
Location
of VC
Australian War Memorial, Canberra Royal Highland Fusiliers Museum, Glasgow Australian War Memorial, Canberra Sold at auction
Remarks CMG, CBE None MM None

SOUTH AUSTRALIA

Name Reginald Roy,
INWOOD
Joergen Christian,
JENSEN
John,
LEAK

Rank Sergeant T / Sergeant Private
Force 10th Bn, AIF 50th Bn, AIF 9th Bn, AIF
VC won Polygon Wood, Belgium,
19 - 22 September 1917
Noreuil, France,
2 April 1917
Pozieres, Somme, France,
23 July 1916

London Gaz 26 November 1917 8 June 1917 9 September 1916
Born Renmark, North Adelaide,
14 July 1890
Loegster, Aalborg, Denmark,
15 January 1891
Portsmouth, Hampshire, England,
1896

Died 23 October 1971,
Adelaide
31 May 1922,
Adelaide
20 October 1972,
Adelaide

Grave West Terrace AIF Cemetery, Adelaide West Terrace AIF Cemetery, Adelaide Stirling District Cemetery, Adelaide
Location
of VC
Adelaide City Council Australian War Memorial, Canberra Not publicly held
Remarks None None None

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