Tisdall, Arthur Walderne St. Clair b. July 21, 1890 d. May 6, 1915 World War I Victoria Cross Recipient. Born in Bombay, India, he served as a Sub-Lieutenant in the 13 Platoon, D Company, Anson Battalion, Royal Navy. During the landing from the S.S. River Clyde at V Beach, in the Gallipoli Peninsula, Turkey, on the April 25, 1915, many men were being wounded on the beach. Sub-Lieutenant Tisdall knowing the men needed assistance, he jumped into the water and pushing a boat in front of him, went to their rescue. Once ashore, he found the men were under heavy...[Read More] (Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) Helles Memorial, Gallipoli, Canakkale, Turkey Plot: No Known Grave; name is listed at Panel 8 to 15.
Twelve Tree Copse Memorial The Twelve Tree Copse (New Zealand) Memorial is one of four memorials erected to commemorate New Zealand soldiers who fell in the eight month-long Gallipoli campaign and who have no known grave (the others are located in the Anzac Sector at Lone Pine, Hill 60, and Chunuk Bair; these three also commemorate Australian troops). Twelve Tree Copse Cemetery, Gallipoli, Canakkale, Turkey
Walford, Capt. Garth Neville b. May 27, 1882 d. April 26, 1915 World War I Victoria Cross Recipient. Born in Surry, England, he served as a Captain in the Royal Field Artillery, British Army. On April 26, 1915, at Cape Helles during the Battle of Gallipoli Turkey, Captain Walford organized and led an attack on both sides of the village of Sedd el Bahr. Although the enemy's position was strongly held with concealed machine-guns, Captain Walford was killed leading his men to the success and capture of the objective. For most prestigious gallantry and...[Read More] (Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) V Beach Cemetery, Gallipoli, Canakkale, Turkey Plot: O.1.