Victoria Cross Winners

NameInitialsRankUnitBrigadeDivisionCemetery or MemorialOther awardsDeath dateYear of VC
AckroydHCaptainRAMC5318Birr Crossroads 11 August.19171917
BarrattTPrivate7 South Staffordshire3311Essex Farm 27 July, 19171917
BentP.ET/Lt Col9 Leicestershire11021Tynecot MemorialDSO1 October,19171917
Best-DunkleyBLt. Col2/5th Lancs Fusiliers16455Mendinghem 5 August,19171917
BirksF2/Lt6Bn AIF2 Aus1 AusPerth (China Wall)MM21 Sept,19171917
BrookeJ A OLieut2 Gordon Highlanders207Zantvoorde 29 October,19141914
BudgenP JPrivate31 Bn AIF8 Aus5 AusHooge Crater 28 Sept,19171917
Chavasse *N GCaptainRAMC16655Brandhoek New MilitaryVC and MC4 August,19171916-1917
ClampWCorporal6 Yorkshire3211Tynecot Memorial 9 October,19171917
Colyer-FergussonT RCaptain2 Northamptonshire248Menin Road South 31 july,19171917
DaviesJ LCorporal13 Royal Welsh Fus11338Canada Farm 31 July,19171917
Dease **M JLieut4 Royal Fusiliers93St Symphorien 23 August,19141914
DougallE SCaptain88 Brigade RFA 19Westoutre 14 April,19181918
DrakeA GPrivate2 Rifle Brigade258La Brique 23 Nov, 19151915
FisherFL/Cpl13 Bn CEF3 Can1 CanMenin Gate Memorial 24 April,19151915
FitzClarenceCBrig GenIrish Guards11Menin Gate Memorial 12 Nov ,19141899
GrenfellF OCaptain9 Lancers2 CavCavalryVlamertinghe 24 May,19151914
HackettWSapper254 Tunnelling Coy  Ploegsteert Memorial 27 June,19161916
HallF WCSM8 Bn CEF2 Can1 CanMenin Gate Memorial 25 April,19151915
HallowesR P2/Lieut4 Middlesex83Bedford HouseMC30 Sept, 19151915
HewittD G W2/Lieut14 Hampshire Regt11639Menin Gate Memorial 31 July, 19171917
JeffriesC SCaptain34 Bn AIF9 Aus3 AusTynecot. 12 October,19171917
JohnstonW HCaptain59 Field Coy, RE 5Ploegsteert Memorial 8 June ,19151914
LynnJPrivate2 Lancs Fusiliers124GrootebeekDCM2 May,19151915
MackenzieJPrivate2 Scots Guards207Ploegsteert Memorial 19 Dec, 19141914
MaxwellF ABrig GenIndian Army279Ypres ReservoirCSI,DSO & Bar21 Sept,19171900
McGeeLSgt40 Bn AIF10 Aus3 AusTyne Cot 13 October,19171917
McGregorD SLieut29 Bn Machine Gun C 29Staceghem Communal 22 October,19181918
McGuffieLSgt1/5th K O S B10334Zantvoorde 4 October,19181918
McKenzieHLieutCanadian M G Corps7 Can3 CanMenin Gate MemorialDCM30 October,19171917
MorrowRPrivate1 Royal Irish Fus104White House 26 April,19151915
PryceT TCaptain4 Grenadier Guards4 Guards31Ploegsteert MemorialMC13 April,19181918
RobertsonCCaptainTank Corps  Oxford Road 4 Oct, 19171917
RobertsonJ PPrivate27 Bn CEF6 Can2 CanTynecot 6 Nov, 19171917
SeamanEL/Cpl2 Royal Inniskillings10936Tynecot MemorialMM29 Sept,19181918
SkinnerJCSM1 K O S B8729Vlamertinghe NewDCM,MM & Bar17 March,19181917
TubbF HMajor7 Bn AIF2 Aus1 AusLijssenthoek 20 Sept,19171915
VallentinJ FCaptain1 South Staffs227Menin Gate Memorial 7 Nov,19171917
WarnerEPrivate1 Bedfordshires155Menin Gate Memorial 2 May,19151915
WoodroffeS C2/Lieut8 Rifle Brigade4114Menin Gate Memorial 30 July,19151915
YouensF2/Lieut13 D L I6823Railway Dugouts 9 July, 19171917

Chavasse was the only man to win two VCs in WW1.

Dease was the first VC of WW1

FitzClarence and Maxwell won VCs in the Boer War.

CSM Skinner, VC, DCM, MM and Bar was wounded eight times.

(Where a man is awarded a medal, and a bar, it means they won two of that award).

Awards for gallantry and meritorious service are as follows:

AbbreviationName of awardAwarded to
VCVictoria CrossAll ranks
DSODistinguished Service OrderOfficers’ Rank (Major and below)
DCMDistinguished Conduct MedalNCOs and other ranks
MCMilitary CrossOfficers’ ranks (captain and below)
MMMilitary MedalNCOs and other ranks
Mentioned in Dispatches(bronze oak leaf emblem on Victory Medal)All ranks