Chief Gunner Israel Harding VC - Royal Navy ( HMS 'Alexandra' )


KNOWN GRAVES OF HOLDERS OF THE VICTORIA CROSS
IN: URUGUAY

Name Samuel Hill,
LAWRENCE



Rank Major


Force 32nd Regiment
( Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry )



VC won Defence of Lucknow, Indian Mutiny,
7 July 1857



London Gaz 21 November 1859


Born Cork, Ireland,
22 January 1831



Died 17 June 1868,
Montevideo, Uruguay



Grave Thought to be the British Cemetery, Montevideo, but this has proved incorrect


Location
of VC
Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry Museum, Bodmin


Remarks None


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