SK2623 : William Coltman VC Peace Wood

taken 3 years ago, near to Winshill, Staffordshire, Great Britain

William Coltman VC Peace Wood
William Coltman VC Peace Wood
Small memorial wood. William Harold Coltman, VC, DCM & Bar, MM & Bar (17 November 1891 29 June 1974) was an English recipient of the Victoria Cross (VC), the highest award for gallantry in the face of the enemy that can be awarded to British and Commonwealth forces. He was the most decorated other rank of the First World War, but as a stretcher bearer[1] won all his medals without firing a shot. After the first world war ended lived in Winshill.
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SK2623, 22 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Saturday, 2 August, 2014   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 26 August, 2014
Geographical Context
Suburb, Urban fringe  Woodland, Forest 
Primary Subject of Photo
Park 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 2650 2387 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:48.7037N 1:36.4973W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SK 2650 2387
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