Harry Greenwood

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Birthday
25, 1881
Birthplace
England
Death Date
May 5, 1948 (66)
Birth Sign
Sagittarius
Birthday
25, 1881
Birthplace
England
Death Date
May 5, 1948 (66)

About

British lieutenant who was awarded his nation's highest honor for his courage and leadership in battle.

Before Fame

He was born in Victoria Barracks, Windsor Castle, and he grew up with eight siblings.

Trivia

He served on the front lines in France during World War I and is most famous for his heroic role in a 1918 battle at Ovillers.

Family Life

His father, Charles Greenwood, was a soldier who served as the official body guard to the King.

Associated With

He and World War II hero, David Lord, were both recipients of the Victoria Cross.