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Bushmills in County Antrim, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
 

Sgt. Robert Quigg

 
 
Sgt. Robert Quigg Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 16, 2012
1. Sgt. Robert Quigg Marker
Inscription.

Dedicated to the memory of
Sgt. Robert Quigg, 12th Battalion R.I.R.
who won the V.C. at
the Battle of the Somme
on the 1st July 1916
Died 14th May 1955

 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Victoria Cross Recipients marker series.
 
Location. 55° 12.363′ N, 6° 31.415′ W. Marker is in Bushmills, Northern Ireland, in County Antrim. Marker is at the intersection of A2 and Main Street, in the median on A2. Click for map. Memorial is on the town square. Marker is at or near this postal address: 50 Main Street, Bushmills, Northern Ireland BT57 8QA, United Kingdom.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 13 kilometers of this marker, measured as the crow flies. World Wars Memorial (here, next to this marker); Giantís Causeway and Bushmills Railway (within shouting distance of this marker); Alphabet Angel (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); Bushmills History & Heritage (about 120 meters away); Hamill Terrace (approx. half a kilometer away); Dunluce Castle (approx. 3.5 kilometers away); Dunseverick Castle (approx. 5.9 kilometers away); Carrick-a-Rede (approx. 12.7 kilometers away). Click for a list of all markers in Bushmills.
 
Also see . . .
1. Robert Quigg on BBC Your Place and Mine
Sgt. Robert Quigg Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 16, 2012
2. Sgt. Robert Quigg Marker
Marker at base of World Wars Memorial
. (Submitted on December 15, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Robert Quigg VC. (Submitted on December 15, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. Victoria Cross Trust. (Submitted on December 15, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Patriots & PatriotismWar, World I
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 407 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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