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VC1201    Thomas William Gould

Name   Thomas William Gould   No.      

VC Issue No.   1201   Awards   VC   

Regiment   Royal Navy



Rank VC Won    Petty Officer

Rank End Of Career   Petty Officer

Place Of Birth   Dover, Kent, England

Place Of Death   

Buried/Location Ashes   Cambridgeshire, England

Cremated   Peterborough Crematorium, Mowbray Road, North Bretton, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, England

Date Buried/Cremated   13 December 2001

Headstone   Headstone     Plot/Grave no.   Removed from crematorium by John Lucas (Peterborough) Limited, 31 Dogthorpe Road, Peterborough

Gazetted    9 June 1942

VC Presented   March 1943 by King George VI at Buckingham Palace, London, England


P  Named on Submarine Service Memorial, National Memorial Arboretum, Alrewas, Staffordshire

P  Gould Road, Chatham, Kent

P  Gould Close, Rowner, Gosport, Hampshire

By The Way…

Only Jewish recipient to be awarded the Victoria Cross during the Second World War

VC Held By

Association of Jewish Ex-Servicemen, London, England



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BORN    28 December 1914

DIED   6 December 2001   AGE   86

VC Won   16 February 1942    AGE    27

Place VC Won   Sea of Crete, Mediterranean

War/Campaign   Second World War

Second World War

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