THE Victoria Cross.

During the First World War, the Victoria Cross (VC) was awarded to 31 men, who were serving with Irish Infantry and Cavalry Regiments, 2 men from the Tyneside Irish and 1 from the Liverpool Irish.


There were a total of 35 VCs awarded to men born in Ireland, 18 of whom served with Irish Regiments and details of the other 17 can be found here.


Further details:

'Irish Winners of the Victoria Cross', Richard Doherty and David Truesdale.


The Lord Ashcroft Gallery: Extraordinary Heroes

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