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VC1015   Henry Dalziel

Name   Henry Dalziel   No.   1936   

VC Issue No.   1015   Awards   VC    

Regiment    15th (Queensland & Tasmania) Battalion, AIF



Rank VC Won    Driver

Rank End Of Career   Sergeant

Place Of Birth   Ragged Camp, near Irvinebank, North Queensland, Australia

Place Of Death   Greenslopes Repatriation General Hospital, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia

Buried/Location Ashes   Mount Thompson Crematorium, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia

Cremated   Mount Thompson Crematorium, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia

Date Buried/Cremated   

Headstone   Plaque    Plot/Grave no.   Garden of Remembrance

Gazetted   17 August 1918

VC Presented   13 December 1918 by King George V at Buckingham Palace, London, England


Memorial Plaque, Mount Thompson Crematorium, (Wall 12, Section 16, No. 106), Brisbane, QLD, Australia

Display at Australian War Memorial, Canberra, ACT, Australia

The Henry Dalziel VC Club & Road, Enoggera Army Barracks, Brisbane, QLD, Australia

Memorial, E P Hole Gardens, Kennedy Highway and Cook Street, Atherton, QLD,  Australia

P  Victoria Cross Commemorative Plaque, Australian War Memorial, Canberra, ACT, Australia

P  Victoria Cross Commemoration Paving Stone, National Memorial, Arboretum, Alrewas, Staffordshire

P  Named on Victoria Cross Memorial, Queen Victoria Building, Sydney, NSW, Australia

By The Way…

During his VC action, he was shot in the head, which left his brain exposed, but despite this, he recovered and lived on a further 47 years

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BORN   18 February 1893

DIED   24 July 1965  AGE   72

VC Won   4 July 1918   AGE 25  

Place VC Won   Hamel Woods, France

War/Campaign   First World War 1918

The First World War