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VC280   Patrick Roddy

BORN   17 March 1827

DIED   21 November 1895  AGE   68

VC Won  27 September 1858   AGE   31

Place VC Won   Kuthirga

War/Campaign  The Indian Mutiny

Name   Patrick Roddy   No.    

VC Issue No.   280   Awards   VC   

Regiment   Bengal Army



Rank VC Won   Ensign

Rank End Of Career   Colonel

Place Of Birth   Elphin, Co. Roscommon, Ireland

Place Of Death   Jersey, Channel Islands

Buried/Location Ashes   Mount A'Labbe Cemetery, Tower Road, St Helier, Jersey


Date Buried/Cremated   

Headstone   Headstone   Plot/Grave no.   

Gazetted   12 April 1859

VC Presented   1860, Lucknow, India


P  Headstone, Mount A'Labbe Cemetery, Tower Road, St Helier, Jersey

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

By The Way…

Believed to have taken promotion instead of Bar to VC

VC Held By

Not known



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Thank you to Neil Eggleton for photos in Jersey

Indian Mutiny