Harold Ackroyd

Military Person

1877 – 1917

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Who was Harold Ackroyd?

Harold Ackroyd VC, MC 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. Harold Ackroyd was a temporary Captain in the Royal Army Medical Corps of the British Army attached to the 6th Battalion of the Royal Berkshire Regiment, during the First World War: he was 40 years old when the following deed took place which was gazetted on 6 September 1917 and for which he was awarded the Victoria Cross.

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Born
Jul 18, 1877
Southport
Nationality
  • United Kingdom
Profession
Died
Aug 1, 1917
Ypres

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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