Major David Nelson V.C. KIA 1918

#OnThisDay 1918 Major David Nelson V.C. was killed in action at Lillers, France. Nelson, from Monaghan, was awarded the Victoria Cross in 1914 when he put his guns into action under heavy enemy fire, despite being wounded. He stayed till his ammo ran out. #Ireland #History #WW1

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