Adam Wakenshaw

Military Person

1914 – 1942

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Who was Adam Wakenshaw?

Adam Herbert Wakenshaw VC was an English recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest and most prestigious award for gallantry in the face of the enemy that can be awarded to British and Commonwealth forces.

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Born
Jun 9, 1914
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nationality
  • United Kingdom
Profession
Died
Jun 27, 1942
Mersa Matruh

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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