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VC991   Percy Thompson Dean

Name    Percy Thompson Dean  No.      

VC Issue No.   991   Awards   VC    

Regiment   Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve



Rank VC Won    Lieutenant

Rank End Of Career   Lieutenant-Commander

Place Of Birth   Buncer Lane, Blackburn, Lancashire, England

Place Of Death   At his home, London, England

Buried/Location Ashes   Golders Green Crematorium, Hoop Lane, London, England

Cremated   Golders Green Crematorium, Hoop Lane, London, England

Date Buried/Cremated   22 March 1939

Headstone   Ashes    Plot/Grave no.   Crocus lawn, Section 2B

Gazetted   23 July 1918

VC Presented   31 July 1918, King George V, Buckingham Palace, London, England


P  Named on Victoria Cross Memorial, Golders Green Crematorium, Golders Green, North West London

P  Picture and Citation, Bromsgrove School Library, Worcester Road, Bromsgrove, Worcestershire

P  Memorial Plaque, Town Hall, Blackburn, Lancashire

By The Way…

Between the wars, he was the Conservative MP for Blackburn.

VC Held By

Lord Ashcroft Collection / I.W.M.



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BORN     20 July 1877  

DIED   20 March 1939  AGE   61

VC Won   22-23 April 1918   AGE   40

Place VC Won    Zeebrugge, Belgium

War/Campaign   First World War 1918

The First World War