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Oliver Brooks
Birth: May 31, 1889
Paulton
Bath and North East Somerset Unitary Authority
Somerset, England
Death: Oct. 25, 1940
Windsor
Windsor and Maidenhead Royal Borough
Berkshire, England

World War I Victoria Cross Medal Recipient. He served as a Sergeant in the 3rd Battalion of the Coldstream Guards. At Loos, France, October 8, 1915, Sergeant Brooks led a party of bombers against the Germans who had captured 200 yards of Allied trenches regaining the position. For most prestigious bravery, he was awarded the Victoria Cross Medal. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
Burial:
Windsor Cemetery
Windsor
Windsor and Maidenhead Royal Borough
Berkshire, England
 
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Record added: Sep 03, 2003
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Rest in peace old chap.
- derrick unwin
 Added: Apr. 27, 2016

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