Thomas Arthur VC

I found this at the UK National Inventory of War Memorials blog:

A new memorial to VC winners has been unveiled in Glasgow at the city’s Necropolis.  The unveiling co-incides with the 150th anniversary of the Victoria Cross and was preceded by a memorial service in Glasgow Cathedral.

Read more from BBC NEWS

We have currently recorded 606 memorials that commemorate VC or GC winners.

Browse the list of memorials to VC and GC winners.

Among these is a memorial to Thomas Arthur V.C.  Arthur was one of the first men to be awarded the Victoria Cross at the first Investiture ceremony held by Queen Victoria on 26 June 1857.

Here’s the wiki link to Thomas Arthur.

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One Response to “Thomas Arthur VC”

  1. Arthur Russ Says:

    I’m one of a number of relatives researching Thomas Arthur VC. In the process we’re also trying to weed out misleading information from fact, and in doing so I have published our research so far on FamilyPedia at: –

    http://genealogy.wikia.com/wiki/Thomas_Arthur_VC_(c1835-1902)


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