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'Monty Moore VC - From Tower Hamlets to Tanganyika' by Marc Thompson


Marc Thompson will be giving a talk about Monty Moore VC.¬† Monty Moore¬†was 20 years old, and a Second Lieutenant in the 15th Bn., The Hampshire Regiment when the following happened. For this he was awarded the VC. On 20 September 1917 near Tower Hamlets, east of Ypres, Belgium, Second Lieutenant Moore volunteered to make a fresh attack on a final…