William (Bill) Speakman, VC

Bill Speakman, VC, died on 20 June 2018 aged 90 in London.

William Speakman was one of four recipients of the Victoria Cross medal awarded for valour during the Korean War 1950-53: James Power Carne, Philip Kenneth Edward Curtis*, Kenneth Muir* and William Speakman.

The George Cross was award three time during the Korean War: Derek Godfrey Kinne, Horace William Madden* and Terrance Edward Waters*.

Those names marked * indicate a posthumous award.

Information about the Victoria Cross awards can be found at https://www.stephen-stratford.com/korea_gcs.htm

Information about the George Cross awards can be found at https://www.stephen-stratford.com/korea_gcs.htm