Awards & Titles:
|Victoria Cross |
Unit : Corps of Royal Engineers
Action : War Survivor
Although many perished in the Great War, many survived. Stories of those that survived are included as part of this site.
Citations & Commemorations :On 19 December 1914 at Neuve Chapelle, France, Lieutenant Neame, in the face of very heavy fire, engaged the Germans in a single-handed bombing attack, killing and wounding a number of them. He was able to check the enemy advance for three-quarters of an hour and to rescue all the wounded whom it was possible to move.
|Type||Lodge Name and No.||Province/District :|
|Mother :||Old Cheltonian No. 3223 E.C.||London|
4th November 1919
3rd February 1920
9th March 1920
Initiated in the post war period as a Lieutenant Colonel and whilst resident at Haversham.
The project globally acknowledges the following as sources of information for research across the whole database:
- The Commonwealth War Graves Commission
- The (UK) National Archives
- Ancestry.co.uk - Genealogy, Family Trees & Family History online
- ugle.org.uk - The records of the United Grand Lodge of England including the Library and Museum of Freemasonry