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VC828   Thomas Harold Broadbent Maufe

Name   Thomas Harold Broadbent Maufe   No.      

VC Issue No.   828   Awards   VC   

Regiment   Royal Garrison Artillery, 124th Siege Battery


Now   Royal Regiment of Artillery

Rank VC Won   Second Lieutenant

Rank End Of Career   Captain

Place Of Birth   'Warlbeck', Kings Road, Ilkley, Yorkshire, England

Place Of Death   Manor Farm, Blubberhouses Moor, Ilkley, Yorkshire, England

Buried/Location Ashes   Ilkley Cemetery, Yorkshire, England


Date Buried/Cremated   

Headstone   Headstone (CWGC)    Plot/Grave no.   Section A, Grave 768

Gazetted   2 August 1917

VC Presented   29 August 1917 by King George V at Buckingham Palace, London, England


P  Headstone, Ilkley Cemetery, Yorkshire, England

P  Named on War Memorial, Ilkley, North Yorkshire

Named on War Memorial, Clare College, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire

Memorial, Manor Farm, Blubberhouses Moor, Ilkley, North Yorkshire

Memorial, Galilee Chapel, Uppingham School, Rutland

P  Named on Old School War Memorial, Nevill Holt, Leictershire

P  Named on Victoria Cross Memorial, Bradford, North Yorkshire

P  Named on Victoria Cross Memorial, Royal Artillery Chapel, Woolwich, South London

P  Maufe Way, Ilkley, North Yorkshire

By The Way…

He was accidentally killed during Mortar Practice, while serving with the Home Guard. A Memorial stands were he died, on Blubberhouses Moor

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VC 827
VC 829

The First World War

BORN   6 May 1898

DIED   28 March 1942   AGE   43

VC Won   4 June 1917   AGE   19

Place VC Won   Feuchy, France

War/Campaign   First World War 1917