Monthly Archives: July 2014

Brigade of Gurkhas VCs – Temp. Major Frank Blaker – 9 July 1944

One of a series of posts concerning Gurkha recipients of the Victoria Cross, each of which will appear on the anniversary of the action leading to the award. Recipient:  T/Major Frank Blaker Unit: Attached, 3/9th Gurkha Rifles Date: 9 July … Continue reading

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Brigade of Gurkhas VCs – Lt. John Duncan Grant – 6 July 1904

One of a series of posts concerning Gurkha recipients of the Victoria Cross, each of which will appear on the anniversary of the action leading to the award. Recipient:  Lt. John Duncan Grant Unit: 8th Gurkha Rifles Date: 6 July … Continue reading

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