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VC356   Patrick Mullane

BORN   October 1858

DIED   20 November 1919  AGE   61

VC Won  27 July 1880   AGE   21

Place VC Won   Maiwand

War/Campaign  Second Afghan War, Afghanistan

Name   Patrick Mullane   No.    

VC Issue No.   356   Awards   VC   

Regiment   Royal Horse Artillery


Now   Royal Regiment of Artillery

Rank VC Won   Sergeant

Rank End Of Career   Regimental Sergeant-Major

Place Of Birth   Ahmednagar, Deccan, India

Place Of Death   At his home, 31 Coronation Road, Plaistow, London, England

Buried/Location Ashes   St Patrick's Catholic Cemetery, Langthorne Road, Leytonstone, East London


Date Buried/Cremated   27 November 1919

Headstone   Headstone   Plot/Grave no.   Common Plot 11A, Row 79, Grave 49

Gazetted   16 May 1881

VC Presented   11 July 1881 by Lord Roberts VC at Poona Racecourse, India


P  Headstone, St Patrick's Catholic Cemetery, Langthorne Road, Leytonstone

P  Plaque in St Patrick's Catholic Cemetery Chapel, Langthorne Road, Leytonstone, London

P  Named on memorial at Royal Artillery Chapel, Woolwich, London

By The Way…

The battle at Maiwand, was were Sherlock Holmes’s, Dr Watson got his wound that brought him back to London

VC Held By

Not known



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