Private Frederick Dancox VC - 4th Bn, Worcestershire Regiment


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

Name George William Burdett,
CLARE
Frederick George,
DANCOX
James Samuel,
EMERSON
Frederick Henry,
JOHNSON
Rank Private Private 2nd Lieutenant Major
Force 5th Lancers 4th Bn, Worcestershire Regiment 9th Bn, Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers 73rd Field Coy, Corps of Royal Engineers
VC won Bourlon Wood, France,
28 - 29 November 1917
Boesinghe, France,
9 October 1917
La Vacquerie, France,
6 December 1917
Battle of Loos, Hill 70, France,
25 September 1915
London Gaz 11 January 1918 26 November 1917 13 February 1918 18 November 1915
Born St Ives, Huntingdonshire,
18 May 1889
Worcester, Worcestershire,
1879
Collon, Co Louth, Ireland,
3 August 1895
Steatham, London,
15 August 1890
Died 29 November 1917,
Bourlon Wood, France
30 November 1917,
Masnieres, France
6 December 1917,
La Vacquerie, France
26 November 1917,
Cambrai, France
Grave No known grave
Name on the Cambrai Memorial
No known grave
Name on the Cambrai Memorial
No known grave
Name on the Cambrai Memorial
No known grave
Name on the Cambrai Memorial
Location
of VC
Queen's Royal Lancers Museum, Thoresby Park, Nottinghamshire Worcestershire Regiment Museum, Worcester Not publicly held Not publicly held
Remarks None None None None

CAMBRAI MEMORIAL

Name Allastair Malcolm Cluny,
MCREADY-DIARMID
Walter Napleton,
STONE
Richard William Leslie,
WAIN

Rank Captain Lieutenant ( Acting Captain ) Captain
Force 17th (S) Bn, Middlesex Regiment 3d Bn ( att'd 17th Bn ), Royal Fusiliers 'A' Bn, Tank Corps
VC won Moeuvres Sector, France,
30 November - 1 December 1917
Cambrai Sector, France,
30 November 1917
Marcoing, France,
20 November 1917

London Gaz 15 March 1918 13 February 1918 13 February 1918
Born Southgate, North London,
21 March 1888
Blackheath, South East London,
7 December 1891
Penarth, Glamorgan,
5 December 1896

Died 1 December 1917,
Moeuvres Sector, France
30 November 1917,
Cambria Sector, France
20 November 1917,
Marcoing, France

Grave No known grave
Name on the Cambrai Memorial
No known grave
Name on the Cambrai Memorial
No known grave
Name on the Cambrai Memorial

Location
of VC
National Army Museum, London Not publicly held Not publicly held
Remarks None None None

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