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VC1142    Adam Archibald

Name   Adam Archibald   No.      

VC Issue No.   1142   Awards   VC   

Regiment   Corps of Royal Engineers, 218th Field Company

Later   

Now   

Rank VC Won    Sapper

Rank End Of Career   Sapper

Place Of Birth   53 Balfour Street, Leith, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland

Place Of Death   At his home, Leith, Edinburgh, Scotland

Buried/Location Ashes   Warriston Crematorium, 36 Warriston Road, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland

Cremated   Warriston Crematorium, 36 Warriston Road, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland

Date Buried/Cremated   13 March 1957

Headstone   Ashes    Plot/Grave no.   Garden of Remembrance

Gazetted    6 January 1919

VC Presented   31 May 1919 by King George V at Buckingham Palace, London, England

Memorials

Entry in Book of Remembrance at Warriston Crematorium, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland

P  Named on 'For Valour' Board, Royal Engineers Museum, Brompton Barracks, Prince Arthur Road, Chatham, Kent


By The Way…



VC Held By

Royal Engineers Museum, Brompton Barracks, Prince Arthur Road, Chatham, Kent, England

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BORN   14 January 1879

DIED   11 March 1957   AGE   78

VC Won   4 November 1918    AGE    39

Place VC Won   Near Ors, France

War/Campaign   First World War 1918

The First World War