Captain Angus Buchanan VC MC - 4th Bn, South Wales Borderers




Regimental Museum of the Royal Welsh
incorporating

South Wales Borderers
( 24th Regiment of Foot )

Welch Regiment
( 41st and 69th Regiment of Foot )

The Barracks
Brecon
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The following Victoria Crosses are held by the South Wales Borderers Museum
Rank First Name Last Name South Wales Borderers Museum
Sergeant William Wilson ALLAN 2nd Bn, 24th Regiment ( Rorke's Drift )
Private David BELL 2nd Bn, 24th Regiment
Major Gonville BROMHEAD 2nd Bn, 24th Regiment ( Rorke's Drift )
Brigadier General Edward Stevenson BROWNE 1st Bn, 24th Regiment
General Sir Alexander COBBE 1st ( Central Africa ) Bn, King's African Rifles
Lieutenant Neville Josiah COGHILL 2nd Bn, 24th Regiment ( Isandhlwana )
Private William GRIFFITHS 2nd Bn, 24th Regiment
Private Frederick HITCH 2nd Bn, 24th Regiment ( Rorke's Drift )
Sergeant Alfred Henry HOOK 2nd Bn, 24th Regiment ( Rorke's Drift )
Major General Dudley Graham JOHNSON South Wales Borderers
att'd 2nd Bn, Royal Sussex Regiment
Private William JONES 2nd Bn, 24th Regiment ( Rorke's Drift )
Lieutenant Teignmouth MELVILL 2nd Bn, 24th Regiment ( Isandhlwana )
Co Sergeant Major Ivor REES 11th Bn, South Wales Borderers
Sergeant John WILLIAMS 2nd Bn, 24th Regiment ( Rorke's Drift )
Warrant Officer II John Henry WILLIAMS 10th Bn, South Wales Borderers


Location of other 24th Regiment & South Wales Borderers VCs
Rank First Name Last Name Location
Captain Angus BUCHANAN Lord Ashcroft Gallery, Imperial War Museum
Private James COOPER West Midlands Regiment T.A. Centre, Sheldon
Lieutenant Colonel Campbell Mellis DOUGLAS Canadian War Museum, Ottawa
Private James Henry FYNN Bodmin Town Council, Cornwall
Major Lord Edric GIFFORD Not publicly held
Private Robert JONES Lord Ashcroft Gallery, Imperial War Museum
Private Thomas MURPHY Not publicly held
Sergeant Albert WHITE Not publicly held


The Welch Regiment Museum no longer exists in Cardiff Castle
The regimental archives and the two Victoria Crosse below are now located in The Regimental Museum of the Royal Welsh at Brecon
Rank First Name Last Name Location
Lieutenant Ambrose MADDEN 41st Regiment ( Welch Regiment )
General Sir Hugh ROWLANDS 41st Regiment ( Welch Regiment )

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10 August 2019