Victoria-cross sentence example
For this heroic deed, Grenfell received the Victoria Cross.
The distribution of medals to the soldiers and the institution of the Victoria Cross (February 1857) as a reward for individual instances of merit and valour must also be noted among the incidents which occupied the queen's time and thoughts.
In explanation of the fact that he never received the Victoria Cross it was said of him that it was because he earned it every day of his life.
In October 1916, during the Battle of the Somme, he was awarded the Victoria Cross for exceptional bravery.
Our man got killed but Private Wilson killed the machine gunner and captured the position and got the Victoria Cross.Advertisement
He was presented with the Victoria Cross at the first investiture on Hyde Park on 26th June 1857.
The most famous gallantry medal is the Victoria Cross.
Ultimately people who cope with particularly severe schizophrenia should awarded the Victoria Cross.