Robert Henry Cain

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Birthday
2, 1909
Birthplace
China
Death Date
May 2, 1974 (65)
Birth Sign
Capricorn
Birthday
2, 1909
Birthplace
China
Death Date
May 2, 1974 (65)

About

British Army Major who was awarded the prestigious Victoria Cross in 1944.

Before Fame

He joined the Territorial Army at age nineteen and also worked for a time for the Shell oil company.

Trivia

He was the first recipient of the Victoria Cross to hail from the Isle of Man.

Family Life

He had one daughter, Frances, and later became the father-in-law of English journalist, Jeremy Clarkson.

Associated With

He and David Lord were both recipients of the Victoria Cross.