Captain Charles Upham VC & Bar - 20th Bn ( Canterbury Regiment ), 2nd New Zealand Expeditionary Force

Alphabetical list of Victoria Cross recipients who attended the VC Centenary Review of Holders of the Decoration by Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth II, Hyde Park, London, 26th June 1956

Nine of the New Zealand VC contingent arriving by air for the 1956 VC Centenary Celebrations held in Hyde Park. The High Commissioner, Sir Clifton Webb, is fifth from the left.


Title 1956 FName LName Rank/VC award Regiment Year

Brigadier Leslie ANDREW Corporal Wellington Infantry Regiment 1917
Mr Cyril BASSETT Corporal N.Z. Divisional Signal Company 1915
Mr James CRICHTON Private Auckland Infantry Regiment 1918
Reverend Keith ELLIOTT Sergeant 22nd Bn 2nd NZEF 1942
Mr Samuel FRICKLETON L / Corporal N.Z. Rifle Brigade 1917
Mr John GRANT Sergeant Wellington Infantry Regiment 1918
Mr John HINTON Sergeant 20th Bn 2nd NZEF 1941
Mr Alfred HULME Sergeant 23rd Bn 2nd NZEF 1941
Mr Harry LAURANT Sergeant N.Z. Rifle Brigade 1918
Mr Charles UPHAM Captain 20th Bn 2nd NZEF 1941 & 1942

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