Celebrating Courage 2017

The Henry Reynolds Celebrations

‚ÄčThe photos below record the ceremonies and community events of 20th and 23rd September 2017 in Whilton.  These marked the centenary of the winning of the Victoria Cross by Captain Henry Reynolds, who was born here and lived in Whilton for over 30 years. He served with the 12th  Battalion of the Royal Scots, Lothian Regiment, and was fighting in the Battle of the Menin Road, part of the Battle of Passchendaele.