Join St Mary Magdalen’s church and BermondseyStreet.London for a short ceremony…
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Walk with old maps exploring Bermondsey’s leather-making district.
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On 26th August 2014, ‘Bermondsey’s Own VC’, Fred Holmes, was honoured with a commemorative paving stone marking his birth place on Abbey Street, Bermondsey outside what is now the Bermondsey Square Hotel. One of the earliest recipients of the Victoria Cross in the First World War, the ceremony took place 100 years to the day of the acts of bravery for which Lance Corporal Holmes was recognised.
‘Bermondsey’s Own VC’, Fred Holmes, is to be honoured with a commemorative paving stone marking his birth place on Abbey Street outside what is now the Bermondsey Square Hotel. The event forms part of the activities to mark the start of the First World War in 1914.