Stanley Elton Hollis

Stanley Elton Hollis

Birth
Middlesbrough, Middlesbrough Unitary Authority, North Yorkshire, England
Death 8 Feb 1972 (aged 59)
Liverton, Redcar and Cleveland Unitary Authority, North Yorkshire, England
Burial Middlesbrough, Middlesbrough Unitary Authority, North Yorkshire, England
Memorial ID 8153900 · View Source
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World War II Victoria Cross Recipient. He received the award from British King George VI at Buckingham Palace in London, England on October 10, 1944 for his actions as a company sergeant major in D Company, 6th Battalion, The Green Howards, of the British Army during the D-Day Invasion at Gold Beach, Normandy, France, on June 6, 1944.


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  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Originally Created by: Peterborough K
  • Added: 4 Dec 2003
  • Find a Grave Memorial 8153900
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Stanley Elton Hollis (21 Sep 1912–8 Feb 1972), Find a Grave Memorial no. 8153900, citing Acklam Cemetery and Crematorium, Middlesbrough, Middlesbrough Unitary Authority, North Yorkshire, England ; Maintained by Find A Grave .