Major General Arthur Moore VC CB - 3rd Bombay Light Cavalry, Indian Army


KNOWN GRAVES OF HOLDERS OF THE VICTORIA CROSS
IN: INDIA ( NAMES A to F )

Name ABDUL HAFIZ John,
ALEXANDER
William George Hawtry,
BANKES
James,
BERGIN
Rank Jemadar Private Cornet Private
Force 3rd Bn, 9th Jat Regiment, Indian Army 90th Regiment,
( The Cameronians )
7th Hussars 33rd Regiment,
( Duke of Wellington's Regiment )
VC won Imphal, India,
6 April 1944
Sebastopol, Crimea,
18 June 1855
Moosa Bagh, Lucknow, Indian Mutiny,
19 March 1858
Magdala, Abyssinia,
13 April 1868
London Gaz 27 July 1944 24 February 1857 24 December 1858 28 July 1868
Born Kalanaur Village, Punjab, India,
4 September 1915
Mullingar, Co Westmeath,
Unknown
Kingston Lacy, Dorset,
11 September 1836
Killbricken, Co Laois,
29 June 1845
Died 6 April 1944,
Imphal, India
24 September 1857,
Alumbagh, Lucknow, India
6 April 1858,
Lucknow, India
1 December 1880,
Poona, India
Grave Imphal Indian Army War Cemetery
( image courtesy Iain MacFarlaine )
Presumed buried where he fell Exact location in Lucknow unknown St Patrick's Churchyard, Poona,
( grave not marked )
Location
of VC
Lord Ashcroft Gallery
Imperial War Museum, London
National War Museum of Scotland, Edinburgh Queen's Own Hussars Museum, Warwick Duke of Wellington's Regiment Museum, Halifax
Remarks None None None None

INDIA ( A to F )

Name BHANDARI RAM Robert,
BLAIR
Gonville,
BROMHEAD
CHATTAH SING
Rank Subadar Captain Major Havildar
Force 16th Bn, 10th Baluch Regiment, Indian Army Queen's Bays ( 2nd Dragoon Guards ) 2nd Bn, 24th ( Warwickshire ) Regiment,
( later South Wales Borderers )
9th Bhopal Infantry
VC won Arakan, Burma,
22 November 1944
Bolundshadur, Indian Mutiny,
28 September 1857
Rorke's Drift, Zululand,
22 - 23 January 1879
Battle of Wadi, Abyssinia,
13 January 1916
London Gaz 8 February 1945 18 June 1858 2 May 1879 21 June 1916
Born Pargna Gugeda Village, India,
24 July 1919
Linlinthgow, Lothian,
13 March 1834
Versailles, France,
29 August 1845
Cawnpore, India,
1886
Died 19 May 2002,
Auhur, Himachal Pradesh, India
28 March 1859,
Cawnpore, India *
9 February 1891,
Allahabad, India *
28 March 1961,
Tilsara, Kanpur, India
Grave Cremated Auhur, Himachal Pradesh Old British Cemetery,
( grave not marked )
New Cantonment Cemetery, Allahabad
( image courtesy Iain MacFarlaine )
Cremated Tilsara Village
Location
of VC
Not publicly held 1st, The Queen's Dragoons Guards Museum, Cardiff South Wales Borderers Museum, Brecon Not publicly held
Remarks None * Died from smallpox * Died from enteric fever None

INDIA ( A to F )

Name Herbert Mackworth,
CLOGSTOUN
John,
COLEMAN
Walter,
COOK
DARWAN SING NEGI
Rank Major Sergeant Private Subadar
Force 2nd Cavalry Hyderabad Contingent 97th Regiment,
( Queen's Own Royal West Kent Regiment )
42nd Regiment,
( The Black Watch )
1st Bn, 39th Garhwal Rifles
VC won Chichumbah, Indian Mutiny,
15 January 1859
Sebastopol, Crimea,
30 August 1855
Maylah Ghat, Indian Mutiny,
15 January 1859
Festubert, France,
23 - 24 November 1914
London Gaz 21 October 1859 24 February 1857 18 June 1859 7 December 1914
Born Port of Spain, Trinidad,
13 June 1820
St Mary-in-the-Marsh, Kent,
12 July 1798
London,
18 June 1834
Karbartir Village, India,
4 March 1883
Died 6 May 1862,
Hingoli, India
21 May 1858,
Lucknow, India
C 1864,
Believed drowned in the River Ravi, India
24 June 1950,
Kafarteer Village, India
Grave Hingoli Cemetery Burial location unknown No known grave Cremated Karfarteer Village
Location
of VC
National Army Museum, London Queen's Own Royal West Kent Regiment Museum, Maidstone Not publicly held 39th Garwhal Rifles Officers' Mess
Remarks None None None None

INDIA ( A to F )

Name Roland Edward,
ELCOCK
John,
FARRELL
Richard,
FITZGERALD
Andrew,
FITZGIBBON
Rank Major Quartermaster Sergeant Gunner Apothecary
Force 11th Bn, The Royal Scots 17th Lancers Bengal Horse Artillery Bengal Subordinate Medical Service
VC won Capelle St Catherine, France,
15 October 1918
Balaclava, Crimea,
25 October 1854 *
Bolundshadur, Indian Mutiny,
28 September 1857
Taku Forts, China,
21 August 1860 *
London Gaz 26 December 1918 20 November 1857 24 April 1858 13 August 1861
Born Wolverhampton, Staffordshire,
5 June 1899
Dublin,
March 1826
St Finbars, Cork,
December 1831
Petoragurh, India,
13 May 1845
Died 6 October 1944,
Dehra Dun, India *
31 August 1865,
Secunderabad, India
Not known 7 March 1883,
Delhi, India
Grave Dehra Dun Cemetery
( image courtesy Iain MacFarlaine )
Secunderabad Cemetery,
( grave not marked )
Not known Old Delhi Military Cemetery,
( grave not marked )
Location
of VC
The Royal Scots Regiment Museum, Edinburgh Not publicly held Bristol Museum & Art Gallery Believed buried with Fitzgibbon
Remarks MM
* Serving with the Indian Army during WWII
* Charge of the Light Brigade Ongoing investigation * Aged 15 years and 3 months

INDIA ( A to F )

Name George,
FORREST



Rank Captain


Force Bengal Veterans Establishment


VC won Delhi Magazine, Indian Mutiny,
11 May 1857



London Gaz 18 June 1858


Born Dublin,
1800



Died 3 November 1859,
Dehra Dun, India



Grave Dehra Dun Cemetery ( mausoleum )
( image courtesy Iain MacFarlaine )



Location
of VC
Not publicly held


Remarks None


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