John Simpson Knox

John Simpson Knox

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Brevet Major John Simpson Knox VC (30 September 1828 - 8 January 1897) was a Scottish 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. Born in Glasgow on 30 September 1828, Knox joined the British Army at the age of 14.He was under-age, but was unusually tall, he was promoted to corporal before reaching the age of 18.show more

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  • Paperback | 188 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 11mm | 281g
  • Loc Publishing
  • United States
  • English
  • 6135695436
  • 9786135695434