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VC598   Wilfred St. Aubyn Malleson

BORN   17 September 1896

DIED   21 July 1975   AGE   78

VC Won    25 April 1915   AGE   18

Place VC Won   V Beach, Seddul Bahr, Gallipoli, Turkey

War/Campaign   First World War 1915

Name   Wilfred St. Aubyn Malleson   No.      

VC Issue No.   598   Awards   VC   

Regiment   Royal Navy



Rank VC Won   Midshipman

Rank End Of Career   Captain

Place Of Birth   Kirkee, India

Place Of Death   At his home, 'Pendrae', St Clement, near Truro, Cornwall, England

Buried/Location Ashes   Buried at sea off Falmouth, Cornwall, England

Cremated   Penmount Crematorium, Truro, Cornwall, England

Date Buried/Cremated   24 July 1975

Headstone   Ashes   Plot/Grave no.   At sea

Gazetted   16 August 1915

VC Presented   21 July 1915 by King George V at Windsor Castle or  Buckingham Palace


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

By The Way…

During the Second World War he was mostly stationed in Malta, becoming the King’s harbour-master

VC Held By

Lord Ashcroft collection I.W.M



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The First World War

VC Ephemera