General Charles FitzClarence VC

#OnThisDay 1914 General Charles FitzClarence VC, from Kildare was killed in action at Polygon Wood, near Zonnebeke, Belgium.He took command of the 1st Guards Brigade with the BEF. FitzClarence was awarded the Victoria Cross for actions during the Boer War.

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