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Victoria Cross Quiz

General Questions about Victoria Cross 8 Questions.

 
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1

What inscription is on the Victoria Cross?

  • For Honor
  • For Valor
  • For Courage
  • None of these

2

What color is Victoria Cross medal's ribbon?

  • Green
  • Golden
  • Blue
  • Crimson

3

What year was the Victoria Cross created?

  • 1856
  • 1865
  • 1895
  • 1859

4

By the end of 2006 how many Victoria Crosses had been awarded?

  • 1,563
  • 1,653
  • 1,356
  • 1,536

5

Eleven Victoria Crosses were awarded for what was classified as a single action. Where did this occur?

  • Rorke's Drift , Natal 1879
  • Yorke's Drift , Natal 1865
  • Both 1 & 2
  • None of these

6

What animal can be found on the Victoria Cross?

  • Tiger
  • Lion
  • Rhino
  • Hippopotamus

7

How many Victoria Cross medals were issued at the first investiture 26 June 1857?

  • 10
  • 24
  • 36
  • 62

8

In 1921 America's Unknown Soldier from World War I was awarded the Victoria Cross. To reciprocate, what award was given to Britain's Unknown Soldier?

  • The Medal Of Courage
  • The Medal Of Valor
  • The Medal Of Honour
  • The Medal Of Kind

 

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