Herbert Taylor Reade
Recipient of the Victoria CrossDied when: 68 years 294 days (825 months)
Star Sign: Virgo
Herbert Taylor Reade (2 September 1828, Perth, Upper Canada – 23 June 1897, Bath), was a Canadian 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.
He became a Doctor of Medicine in 1850, and joined the British Army as an Assistant Surgeon in November of that same year.