Opening of Bury Fusilier Museum's new Victoria Cross exhibition

ALL 18 of the Victoria Crosses awarded to the Lancashire Fusiliers during the First World War will be united for the first time in a new exhibition at Bury's Fusilier Museum.
The opening of the public display will be marked with a special event on Friday, October 5.
Guest speaker Michael Naxton, the former curator of the world's largest Victoria Cross collection owned by Lord Ashcroft, will give a talk at the event.
The Victoria Cross (VC) is the highest recognition for valour 'in the face of the enemy' that can be awarded to members of the British and Commonwealth armed forces of any rank... read more

 
26 September 2018 in Regional North West , Views: 35
Source: Bury Times
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