VC Presented 12 March 1858, Major-General Honorary J Scarlett, Southsea
Painting at the Loyal Lancashire Regiment Museum
P Glasgow Victoria Cross memorial, Glasgow Cathedral, Glasgow (Not named)
By The Way…
Allegedly died 22 July 1868 in Glasgow aged 35, possibly died 09 November 1868 in the Poorhouse, Paisley under name of John McDiarmid
VC Held By
At Inkerman he rushed to the rescue of a colonel, who was lying wounded on the floor. Surrounded by the enemy, he managed to kill one attacker and drive the others off, and bring the colonel back to friendly lines.