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 Donald MacIntyre

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Donald MacIntyre

  • Birth 12 Sep 1831
  • Death 15 Apr 1903
  • Burial Rosemarkie, Highland, Scotland
  • Memorial ID 8105904

Looshai Campaign Victoria Cross Medal Recipient. He served as a Major in the Bengal Staff Corps and 2nd Gurkha Rifles, Indian Army. On January 4, 1872, Major Macintyre led the assault on the stockaded village of Lalgnoora, North Eastern India. He was the first to reach the stockade and successfully stormed it under heavy fire from the enemy. For most prestigious gallantry, he was awarded the Victoria Cross Medal and later achieved the rank of Major General.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Originally Created by: Peterborough K
  • Added: 20 Nov 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 8105904
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Donald MacIntyre (12 Sep 1831–15 Apr 1903), Find A Grave Memorial no. 8105904, citing Rosemarkie Churchyard, Rosemarkie, Highland, Scotland ; Maintained by Find A Grave .