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VC302 Andrew Fitzgibbon
BORN 13 May 1845
DIED 7 March 1883 AGE 38
VC Won 21 August 1860 AGE 15
Place VC Won Taku Forts, China
War/Campaign Third China War
Name Andrew Fitzgibbon No.
VC Issue No. 302 Awards VC
Regiment Indian Medical Establishment attached to the 67th Regiment
Later Hampshire Regiment
Now Princess Of Wales Royal Regiment
Rank VC Won Hospital Apprentice
Rank End Of Career Apothecary
Place Of Birth Petergurh (Petagurh), Goojerat, India
Place Of Death Delhi, India
Buried/Location Ashes Old Delhi Military Cemetery, (Nicholson Cemetery) Kashmere Gate, Delhi, Capital Territory, India.
Headstone Unmarked Grave Plot/Grave no.
Gazetted 13 August 1861
By The Way…
Joint youngest VC recipient at 15
There is a belief that his Victoria Cross was buried with him
VC Held By
Believed to buried with him, Old Delhi Military Cemetery, India