Lest we forget
RUPERT PRICE HALLOWES V C, M C, Mentioned in Despatches
Regiment: 4th Bn. Middlesex Regiment
Died: 30/09/1915 Aged: 34
Buried: Bedford House Cemetery,West-Vlaanderen, Belgium
Cemetery/memorial ref: Enclosure No.4 XIV. B. 36.
Inscription: “FROM DEATH TO LIFE / FELL AT HOOGE”
Son of F. B. and Mary Ann Taylor Hallowes, of Dan-y-Ffynnon, Port Talbot, Glamorgan
Rupert Hallowes is also commemorated on the family grave in Plot 84 at Brookwood Cemetery.
Hallowes' Victoria Cross is displayed at the National Army Museum, Chelsea, London.
Scout Ref: Secretary of the Port Talbot Boy Scout Association
Links to other sites:
“Bloody Red Tabs”
“VCs of the First World War: Western Front 1915”