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Commemorating the overseas-born Victoria Cross heroes

Brochure from the First World War Centenary event held at the National Memorial Arboretum on 5 March 2015.



This brochure commemorates the contribution of Victoria Cross recipients who were born overseas.

On 5 March 2015 the government paid tribute to the 145 servicemen born overseas by establishing a permanent memorial at the National Memorial Arboretum.