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VC406   Charles James William Grant

BORN   14 October 1861

DIED   23 November 1932  AGE   71

VC Won   21 March-9 April 1889   AGE  29

Place VC Won   Manipur, Burma

War/Campaign  Manipur Expedition, Burma

Name   Charles James William Grant   No.    

VC Issue No.   406   Awards   VC   

Regiment   Indian Staff Corps


Now   Indian Staff Corps

Rank VC Won   Lieutenant

Rank End Of Career   Brevet Colonel

Place Of Birth   Bourtie, Grampian, Scotland

Place Of Death   Sidmouth, Devon, England

Buried/Location Ashes   Temple Road Cemetery, Sidmouth, Devon


Date Buried/Cremated   26 November 1932

Headstone   Headstone   Plot/Grave no.   Section O, Grave 40

Gazetted   26 May 1891

VC Presented   6 July 1891, Governor of Madras, Lord Wenlock, Octacamund, India


P  Headstone, Temple Road Cemetery, Sidmouth, Devon

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He first started his soldiering in the Suffolk Regiment

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