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VC407   Sir Fenton John Aylmer

BORN   5 April 1862

DIED   3 September 1935  AGE   73

VC Won   2 December 1891   AGE   29

Place VC Won   Nilt Fort, India

War/Campaign  Hunza-Naga Campaign

Name   Sir Fenton John Aylmer   No.    

VC Issue No.   407   Awards   VC   KCB

Regiment   Corps of Royal Engineers

Later   

Now   

Rank VC Won   Captain

Rank End Of Career   Lieutenant-General

Place Of Birth   Hastings, Sussex, England

Place Of Death   Wimbledon, London, England

Buried/Location Ashes   Golders Green Crematorium, Hoop Lane, Golders Green, Nth London

Cremated   Golders Green Crematorium, Hoop Lane, London, England

Date Buried/Cremated   7 September 1935

Headstone   Ashes   Plot/Grave no.   Crocus lawn, Section 4A

Gazetted   12 July 1892

VC Presented   28 October 1892, GOC Rawalpindi, Rawalpindi, India

Memorials

P  Plaque at Golders Green Crematorium, London

P  VC plaque at Golders Green Crematorium, NW London

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

Plaque at Kilcock Church, Co. Kildare, Ireland

Plaque at Donadea Church, Co. Kildare, Ireland


By The Way…

Related to Nevill Josiah Aylmer Coghill VC

Later 13th Baronet of Donadea, Co. Kildare, Ireland


VC Held By

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

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