Lieutenant Colonel Leslie Maygar VC - 5th Victoria Mounted Rifles, Australian Forces


KNOWN GRAVES OF HOLDERS OF THE VICTORIA CROSS
IN: ISRAEL

Name Stanley, Henry, Parry,
BOUGHEY
Norman,
HARVEY
Alexander, Malins,
LAFONE
Leslie, Cecil,
MAYGAR
Rank 2nd Lieutenant Company Quartermaster Sergeant Major Lieutenant-Colonel
Force 4th Bn Royal Scots Fusiliers 1st Bn Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers 1st County of London Yeomanry 5th Victoria Mounted Rifles, Australian Forces
VC won El Burf, Palestine,
1 December 1917
Ingoyghem, Belgium,
25 October 1918
Beersheba, Palestine,
27 October 1917
Geelhoutboom, 2nd Boer War,
23 November 1901
London Gaz 13 February 1918 6 January 1919 18 December 1917 11 February 1902
Born Toxteth, Liverpool,
9 April 1896
Newton-le-Willows, Lancashire,
6 April 1899
Liverpool,
19 August 1870
Dean Station, Victoria, Australia,
26 May 1874
Died 4 December 1917,
Palestine *
16 February 1942,
Palestine *
27 October 1917,
Palestine *
17 November 1917,
Palestine *
Grave Gaza War Cemetery Khayat Beach War Cemetery, Haifa Beersheba War Cemetery Beersheba War Cemetery
Location
of VC
Not publicly held Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers Museum, Enniskilling Dulwich College, London Australian War Memorial, Canberra
Remarks * Died from wounds received during VC action * Killed in action in WW II * Killed during his VC action * Killed in action during WW I

ISRAEL

Name John, Fox,
RUSSELL



Rank Captain


Force Royal Army Medical Corps
att'd 6th Bn Royal Welch Fusiliers



VC won Tel-el-Khuwwilfeh, Palestine,
6 November 1917



London Gaz 11 January 1918


Born Holyhead, Anglesey,
27 January 1893



Died 6 November 1917,
Palestine *



Grave Beersheba War Cemetery


Location
of VC
Army Medical Services Museum, Mytchett


Remarks MC
* Killed during his VC action



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