Flight Lieutenant David Hornell carried out an attack on a U-boat before his plane was brought down.
Canada’s top ace pilot is given a Victoria Cross for his bravery.
Private Harry Brown was a WWI messenger/runner. He would be awarded a VC for delivering his last message at Hill 70 while heavily wounded.
The story of “Smokey” Smith and how he received his Victoria Cross for his actions in Italy, 1944.
Captain Fredrick Peters led an assault that left him blind in one eye. Even with that loss he still found a way to win.
Read about the actions of Lt. Robert Gray, the only WWII Allied soldier to be memorialized in a monument on Japanese soil.