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Peter Grant
Birth: 1824
Death: Jan. 10, 1868

Indian Mutiny British Victoria Cross Medal Recipient. He served as a Private in the 93rd Regiment, Sutherland Highlanders. On November 16, 1857, he was part of a relief column to help evacuate the garrison at Lucknow, India. Breaking through the wall of the Secundra Bagh palace, Private Grant killed five of the enemy with one of their own swords, captured their officer and the color standard. For personal gallantry, he was awarded the Victoria Cross Medal in December 1858. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
Dundee Eastern Cemetery
Dundee City, Scotland
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Record added: Nov 25, 2003
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Peter Grant
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Rest in peace old chap.
- derrick unwin
 Added: Feb. 16, 2015

- R I P
 Added: Jan. 10, 2015

- James Snow
 Added: Jan. 10, 2015
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