General James Blair VC CB - 2nd Bombay Light Cavalry, Indian Army


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Name James,
BLAIR
John Brunton,
DAYKINS


Rank General Sergeant

Force 2nd Bombay Light Cavalry 2 / 4th Bn, York & Lancaster Regiment

VC won Neemuch, Indian Mutiny, 12 August 1857
Jeerum, Indian Mutiny, 23 October 1857
Solesmes, France,
20 October 1918


London Gaz 25 February 1862 6 January 1919

Born Nimach, Gwalior State, India,
27 January 1828
Ormiston Farm, Hawick,
26 March 1883


Died 18 January 1905,
Melrose, Roxburghshire
24 January 1933,
Edinburgh


Grave Holy Trinity Churchyard, Melrose, Roxburghshire Castlewood Cemetery, Jedburgh, Roxburghshire

Location
of VC
Not publicly held York & Lancaster Regiment Museum, Rotherham

Remarks CB MM

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