Awards & Winners

George Richardson

Date of Birth 01-August-1831
Place of Birth Killeshandra
Nationality United Kingdom
Profession Soldier
George Richardson VC was born in Derrylane, Killeshandra, County Cavan and was an Irish 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.

Awards by George Richardson

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Victoria Cross
(In recognition of most conspicuous bravery that took place on 21st August, 1860 as private of the 34th Regiment of Foot during the Indian Mutiny.)