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VC1338    Ian Edward Fraser

Name   Ian Edward Fraser    No.      

VC Issue No.   1338   Awards   VC    DSC    RD & bar

Regiment   Royal Naval Reserve



Rank VC Won   Lieutenant

Rank End Of Career   Lieutenant-Commander

Place Of Birth   79 Uxbridge Road, Ealing, London, England

Place Of Death   

Buried/Location Ashes    


Date Buried/Cremated   

Headstone        Plot/Grave no.  

Gazetted    13 November 1945

VC Presented   11 December 1945 by King George VI at Buckingham Palace, London, England



VC 1337 VC 1339
VC 1337
VC 1339

BORN    18 December 1920

DIED  1 September 2008    AGE    87

VC Won  31 July 1945  AGE   24

Place VC Won   Johore Straits, Singapore

War/Campaign   Second World War

Second World War


P  Ashes Interned, Scriptorium, HMS Conway Memorial Chapel, Birkenhead Priory, The Wirrel

P  Named on Honours Board, HMS Conway Memorial Chapel, Birkenhead Priory, The Wirrel

P  Named on Submarine Service Memorial, National Memorial Arboretum, Alrewas, Staffordshire

Memorial Plaque,  Conway Centre, Llanfairpwll, Anglessey, Wales

P  Wirral Victoria Cross Memorial, Hamilton Square, Birkenhead, Wirrel

Portrait,  Royal Grammar School, High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire

P  Ian Fraser Walk, Promenade, New Brighton, The Wirral

By The Way…

He was awarded the USA Legion of Honour, highest USA award available to a non-American officer

VC Held By

Lord Ashcroft Collection / I.W.M.

VC Ephemera