Victoria Cross up for auction

WWI hero’s Victoria Cross up for auction

Yahoo!7 News
Friday November 24, 10:01 PM
WWI hero’s Victoria Cross up for auction
By Dea Clarke

“Months after the record-breaking sale of a rare Victoria Cross, another one has come up for auction. Lance Corporal Bernard Sidney Gordon’s grand-daughter is reluctantly selling his medal to help provide for her extended family.

…Lance Corporal Gordon’s VC is one of just 65 awarded to Australian World War I veterans.

The medals rarely come up for sale, but Lance Corporal Gordon’ is the second to be offered this year.”

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