George Edward Nurse, from Enniskillen wins Victoria Cross at Battle of Colenso 1899

#OnThisDay 1899 George Edward Nurse VC, from Enniskillen was awarded the Victoria Cross for his actions during the Battle of Colenso, in the Boer war. He assisted some officers in retrieving isolated guns under intense enemy fire & brought them back into action.

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