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Victoria Cross recipients


67 People in sitter grouping:

First awarded to veterans of the Crimean war by Queen Victoria in 1857, the Victoria Cross is the highest military honour awarded for most conspicuous bravery, or some daring or pre-eminent act of valour, self-sacrifice, or extreme devotion to duty in the presence of the enemy, and can be received by those in any of the UK armed forces, or civilians acting under the instruction of the military services.

John Henry Stephen Dimmer

John Henry Stephen Dimmer

1884-1918
Lieutenant; recipient of the Victoria Cross
Sitter in 2 portraits
Sir Martin Eric Dunbar-Nasmith (né Dunbar)

Sir Martin Eric Dunbar-Nasmith (né Dunbar)

1883-1965
Admiral and recipient of the Victoria Cross
Sitter in 7 portraits
James Forbes-Robertson

James Forbes-Robertson

1884-1955
Colonel; recipient of the Victoria Cross
Sitter in 3 portraits
Bernard Cyril Freyberg, 1st Baron Freyberg

Bernard Cyril Freyberg, 1st Baron Freyberg

1889-1963
Lieutenant-General and Governor-General of New Zealand; recipient of the Victoria Cross
Sitter in 31 portraits
Robert Gee

Robert Gee

1876-1960
Captain; recipient of the Victoria Cross
Sitter in 4 portraits
John Standish Surtees Prendergast Vereker, 6th Viscount Gort

John Standish Surtees Prendergast Vereker, 6th Viscount Gort

1886-1946
Army officer; recipient of the Victoria Cross
Sitter in 5 portraits
Robert Cuthbert Grieve

Robert Cuthbert Grieve

1889-1957
Captain; recipient of the Victoria Cross
Sitter in 1 portrait
George William St George Grogan

George William St George Grogan

1875-1962
Brigadier-General; recipient of the Victoria Cross
Sitter in 1 portrait
Percy Howard Hansen

Percy Howard Hansen

1890-1951
Brigadier; recipient of the Victoria Cross
Sitter in 1 portrait
Sir Reginald Clare Hart

Sir Reginald Clare Hart

1848-1931
General; recipient of the Victoria Cross
Sitter in 10 portraits
Frederick Maurice Watson Harvey

Frederick Maurice Watson Harvey

1888-1980
Irish Canadian rugby union player, Brigadier-General and recipient of the Victoria Cross
Sitter associated with 1 portrait
Lanoe (Lance) George Hawker

Lanoe (Lance) George Hawker

1890-1916
RFC Major; recipient of the Victoria Cross
Sitter in 1 portrait
Frederick William Hedges

Frederick William Hedges

1896-1954
Army officer; recipient of the Victoria Cross
Sitter in 2 portraits
James Palmer Huffam

James Palmer Huffam

1897-1968
Major; recipient of the Victoria Cross
Sitter in 9 portraits
Norman Cyril Jackson

Norman Cyril Jackson

1919-1994
Flight Sergeant; recipient of the Victoria Cross
Sitter in 1 portrait
Manley Angell James

Manley Angell James

1896-1975
Brigadier; recipient of the Victoria Cross
Sitter in 13 portraits
No individual image available for this person

David Auldjo Jamieson

1920-2001
Major; recipient of the Victoria Cross
Sitter in 1 portrait
Frederick Henry Johnson

Frederick Henry Johnson

1890-1917
Major and recipient of the Victoria Cross
Sitter in 2 portraits
William Donovan Joynt

William Donovan Joynt

1889-1986
Australian-born soldier and company director; recipient of the Victoria Cross
Sitter in 1 portrait
Reginald Stanley Judson

Reginald Stanley Judson

1881-1972
Major; recipient of the Victoria Cross
Sitter in 1 portrait