A new memorial to VC winners has been unveiled in Glasgow at the city’s Necropolis. The unveiling co-incides with the 150th anniversary of the Victoria Cross and was preceded by a memorial service in Glasgow Cathedral.
We have currently recorded 606 memorials that commemorate VC or GC winners.
Among these is a memorial to Thomas Arthur V.C. Arthur was one of the first men to be awarded the Victoria Cross at the first Investiture ceremony held by Queen Victoria on 26 June 1857.