Login

Wilkins, Philip A.

The History of the Victoria Cross

Wilkins, Philip A. - The History of the Victoria Cross, ebook

21,00€

Ebook, PDF with Adobe DRM
ISBN: 9781781516737
DRM Restrictions

Printing3 pages with an additional page accrued every 9 hours, capped at 3 pages
Copy to clipboard3 excerpts with an additional excerpt accrued every 9 hours, capped at 3 excerpts

An account of how the VC was won by 520 of its recipients. Brief biographical information is provided in respect of commissioned officers. A portrait photograph of the recipient is included in 392 cases; typically the subject is deicted in uniform and wearing the VC and medals. The appendices include transcripts of several official reports which relate to Kavanagh’s VC deed, the Rorke’s Drift VC action (written by Chad VC and Reynolds VC) and the posthumous VC deeds of Coghill and Melvill. Also included is a list of VCs by service or regiment.

Keywords: victoria cross, vc, medal, medals, collecting, collectors, medallist, neumismatic, history, war, military, list, genealogy, ancestry, family tree, research, research

Author(s)
Publisher
Andrews UK
Publication year
2012
Language
en
Edition
1
Page amount
463 pages
Category
Economy
Format
Ebook
eISBN (PDF)
9781781516737
Printed ISBN
9781847348012

Similar titles