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VC168   Patrick Mahoney

BORN   1827

DIED   30 October 1857  AGE   30

VC Won  21 September 1857  AGE   30

Place VC Won  Mungalwar

War/Campaign  The Indian Mutiny

Name   Patrick Mahoney   No.    

VC Issue No.   168   Awards   VC   

Regiment   1st Madras Fusiliers

Later   Royal Dublin Fusiliers

Now   Disbanded

Rank VC Won   Sergeant

Rank End Of Career   Sergeant

Place Of Birth   Waterford, Co. Waterford, Ireland

Place Of Death   Lucknow, India

Buried/Location Ashes  Location unknown, presumably buried where he fell - India


Date Buried/Cremated   

Headstone      Plot/Grave no.   

Gazetted   18 June 1858

VC Presented   No presentation


By The Way…

A nickname for the Royal Dublin Fusiliers was “The Old Toughs”

VC Held By

Oriental & India Office collection, The British Library, Euston Road, London, England



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