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John Augustus Wood

Recipient of the Victoria Cross

Died when: 59 years 227 days (715 months)
Star Sign: Gemini


John Augustus Wood

Colonel John Augustus Wood VC (10 June 1818 – 23 January 1878) 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.

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