Awards & Winners

Claud Thomas Bourchier

Date of Birth 22-April-1831
Place of Birth Brayford
(North Devon)
Nationality United Kingdom
Profession Soldier
Colonel Claud Thomas Bourchier was an English recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest and most prestigious award for gallantry in the face of the enemy that can be awarded to British and Commonwealth forces. He was 23 years old, and a Lieutenant in the 1st Battalion, The Rifle Brigade, British Army during the Crimean War when the following deed took place for which he was awarded the VC.

Awards by Claud Thomas Bourchier

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Victoria Cross
(In recognition of conspicuous bravery that took place on 20 November 1854 as a Lieutenant from the 1st Battalion, The Rifle Brigade (Prince Consort's Own), British Army during the Crimean War.)