Major Edward Mannock VC, DSO & 2 Bars, MC & Bar - 85 Squadron, Royal Flying Corps


NAMES OF VICTORIA CROSS HOLDERS ON THE:
ARRAS MEMORIAL, FRANCE

Name Ernest Frederick,
BEAL
Bernard Matthew,
CASSIDY
Alexander,
EDWARDS
John,
ERSKINE
Rank 2nd Lieutenant 2nd Lieutenant Company Sergeant Major Sergeant
Force 13th (S) Bn, Yorkshire Regiment 2nd Bn, Lancashire Fusiliers 6th Bn, Seaforth Highlanders 5th Bn, Cameronians (Scottish Rifles)
VC won St Leger, France,
21 - 22 March 1918
Fampux, France,
28 March 1918
Pilckem Ridge, Belgium.
31 July 1917
Givenchy, France,
22 June 1916
London Gaz 4 June 1918 3 May 1918 14 September 1917 5 August 1916
Born Brighton, East Sussex,
27 January 1885
East London,
17 August 1892
Drainie, Morayshire,
4 November 1885
Dunfirmline,
13 January 1894
Died 22 March 1918,
St Leger, France
28 March 1918,
Fampoux, France
24 March 1918,
Bapaume Wood, France
14 April 1917,
Arras, France
Grave No known grave
Name on the Arras Memorial
No known grave
Name on the Arras Memorial
No known grave
Name on the Arras Memorial
No known grave
Name on the Arras Memorial
Location
of VC
Green Howards Museum, Richmond Lord Ashcroft Gallery
Imperial War Museum, London
Highlanders Museum, Fort George, Ardersier Cameronians Museum, Hamilton
Remarks None None None None

ARRAS MEMORIAL

Name John,
HARRISON
Lanoe George,
HAWKER
David Philip,
HIRSCH
Basil Arthur,
HORSFALL
Rank 2nd Lieutenant Major Captain 2nd Lieutenant
Force 11th (S) Bn, East Yorkshire Regiment 6 Squadron, Royal Flying Corps 4th Bn, Yorkshire Regiment 3rd Bn, East Lancashire Regiment
VC won Oppy, France,
3 May 1917
Over Hooge, Belgium,
25 July 1915
Wancourt, France,
23 April 1917
Near Ayette, France,
27 March 1918
London Gaz 14 June 1917 24 August 1915 14 June 1917 22 May 1918
Born Kingston-upon-Hull, Yorkshire,
2 November 1890
Longparish, Hampshire,
30 December 1890
Leeds, Yorkshire,
28 December 1896
Colombo, Ceylon (Sri Lanka),
4 October 1887
Died 3 May 1917,
Oppy, France
23 November 1916,
Bapaume, France
23 April 1917,
Wancourt, France
27 March 1918,
Near Ayette, France
Grave No known grave
Name on the Arras Memorial
Grave not located
Name on the Arras Memorial
No known grave
Name on the Arras Memorial
No known grave
Name on the Arras Memorial
Location
of VC
Prince of Wales' Own Yorkshire Regiment Museum, York Royal Air Force Museum, Hendon Green Howards Museum, Richmond Queen's Lancashire Regiment Museum, Preston
Remarks MC DSO None None

ARRAS MEMORIAL

Name George,
JARRATT
Richard Basil Brandram,
JONES
Edward,
MANNOCK
Oliver Cyril Spencer,
WATSON
Rank Corporal Lieutenant Major Lieutenant Colonel
Force 8th Bn, Royal Fusiliers 8th Bn, The Loyal Regiment ( North Lancashire ) 85 Squadron, Royal Flying Corps 1st City of London Yeomanry
Comd 5th Bn, King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry
VC won Pelves, France,
3 May 1917
Vimy, France,
21 May 1916
Over France,
17 June - 22 July 1918
Rossignol Wood, France,
28 March 1918
London Gaz 8 June 1917 5 August 1916 18 July 1919 18 May 1918
Born Kennington, London,
22 July 1891
South East London,
30 April 1897
Brighton, East Sussex,
24 May 1887
Cavendish Square, London,
7 September 1876
Died 3 May 1917,
Pelves, France
21 May 1916,
Vimy, France
26 July 1918,
Over Lilers, France
28 March 1918,
Rossignol Wood, France
Grave No known grave
Name on the Arras Memorial
No known grave
Name on the Arras Memorial
No known grave
Name on the Arras Memorial
Possibly 'A British Airman' Laventie British War Cemetery, Plot III, Row F, Grave 12
No known grave
Name on the Arras Memorial
Location
of VC
Royal Fusiliers Museum, Tower-of-London Not publicly held Lord Ashcroft Gallery
Imperial War Museum, London
Green Howards Museum, Richmond
Remarks None None DSO & 2 Bars, MC & Bar DSO

ARRAS MEMORIAL

Name Albert,
WHITE



Rank Sergeant


Force 2nd Bn, South Wales Borderers


VC won Monchy-le-Preux, France,
19 May 1917



London Gaz 27 June 1917


Born Liverpool,
1 December 1892



Died 19 May 1917,
Monchy-le-Preux, France



Grave No known grave
Name on the Arras Memorial



Location
of VC
Not publicly held


Remarks None


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