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VC336   Donald Macintyre

BORN   12 September 1831

DIED   15 April 1903  AGE   71

VC Won  4 January 1872   AGE   40

Place VC Won   Laignoora, N.E. India

War/Campaign  Lushai Expedition

Name   Donald Macityre   No.    

VC Issue No.   336   Awards   VC   

Regiment   Indian Army, Bengal Staff Corps & 2nd Gurkha Rifles

Later   2nd King Edwards Own Gurkha Rifles

Now   The Royal Gurkha Rifles

Rank VC Won   Major

Rank End Of Career   Major-General

Place Of Birth   'Kincraig House', near Kincraig, Ross & Cromarty, Highlands, Scotland

Place Of Death   'McKenzie Lodge', Fortrose, Highlands, Scotland

Buried/Location Ashes   Rosemarkie Churchyard, Church Place, High Street, Rosemarkie, Highland, Scotland


Date Buried/Cremated   

Headstone   Headstone   Plot/Grave no.   

Gazetted   27 September 1872

VC Presented   1872, India


P  Headstone, Rosemarkie Churchyard, Church Place, High Street, Rosemarkie, Highland, Scotland

By The Way…

The second Gurkha officer to win the Victoria Cross

VC Held By

Gurkha Museum, Peninsular Barracks, Romsey Road, Winchester, Hampshire, England



VC 335 VC 337 Lushai Hills

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