Chief Petty Officer George Prowse VC DCM - Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve, Drake Bn, Royal Naval Division


NAMES OF VICTORIA CROSS HOLDERS ON THE:
VIS-EN-ARTOIS MEMORIAL, FRANCE

Name Allan Leonard,
LEWIS
George,
PROWSE
Frederick Charles,
RIGGS

Rank Lance Corporal Chief Petty Officer Sergeant
Force 6th Bn, Northamptonshire Regiment RNVR, Drake Bn, Royal Naval Division 6th Bn, York & Lancaster Regiment
VC won Rossnoy, France,
18 September 1918
Pronville, France,
2 September 1918
Epinoy, France,
1 October 1918

London Gaz 31 January 1919 30 October 1918 6 January 1919
Born Whitney-on-Wye, Herefordshire,
28 February 1895
Gilfach Goch, Glamorganshire,
29 August 1886
Bournemouth, Dorset,
28 July 1888

Died 21 September 1918,
Rossnoy, France
27 September 1918,
Pronville, France
1 October 1918,
Epinoy, France

Grave No known grave
Name on the Vis en Artois Memorial
No known grave
Name on the Vis en Artois Memorial
No known grave
Name on the Vis en Artois Memorial

Location
of VC
Not publicly held Lord Ashcroft Gallery
Imperial War Museum, London
York & Lancaster Regiment Museum, Rotherham
Remarks None DCM None

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