Petty Officer George Samson VC - Royal Naval Reserve ( landings from SS 'River Clyde', Gallipoli )


KNOWN GRAVES OF HOLDERS OF THE VICTORIA CROSS
IN: CORFU - CYPRUS - GIBRALTAR

Name John,
CONNORS
Samuel,
MCGAW
Thomas Henry,
KAVANAGH

Rank Corporal Sergeant Mr
Force 3rd Regiment
( East Kent Regiment )
42nd Regiment
( The Black Watch )
Bengal Civil Service
VC won Crimean War,
8 September 1855
Ashanti War, West Africa
21 January 1874
Indian Mutiny,
9 November 1857

London Gaz 24 February 1857 28 March 1874 6 July 1859
Born Davaugh, Co Kerry, Ireland,
October 1830
Kirkmichael, Ayrshire, Scotland,
1838
Mullingar, Co Westmeath, Ireland,
15 July 1821

Died 29 January 1857,
Corfu
22 July 1878,
Larnaca, Cyprus
13 November 1882,
Gibraltar

Grave British Cemetery, Corfu Town
( image courtesy Iain MacFarlaine )
British Cemetery, Kyrenia, Cyprus
( image courtesy Iain MacFarlaine )
North Front Cemetery, Gibraltar
( image courtesy Iain MacFarlaine )

Location
of VC
Not publicly held Lord Ashcroft Gallery
Imperial War Museum, London
Not publicly held
Remarks None None None

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