John Alexander Fraser

Military Person

1896 – 1943

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Who was John Alexander Fraser?

Major John Alexander Fraser GC MC and Bar was a British colonial officer who was posthumously awarded the George Cross, the highest British award for bravery out of combat, for his "magnificent conduct" and "outstanding courage" in resisting Japanese torture during the Second World War.

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Born
Feb 12, 1896
Edinburgh
Nationality
  • United Kingdom
Profession
Lived in
  • Edinburgh
Died
Oct 29, 1943

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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