Rogers, James (Sergeant, VC, 1st Victorian Contingent)

Place Africa: South Africa
Accession Number PR88/010
Collection type Private Record
Record type Collection
Measurement 16 ITEMS
Object type Copy, Papers
Maker Rogers, James
Date made 1900-1902
Access Open
Related File This file can be copied or viewed via the Memorial’s Reading Room. AWM315 749/088/023
Conflict South Africa, 1899-1902 (Boer War)

Collection relating to the Service of Sergeant James Rogers VC of the 1st Victorian Contingent. The collection includes attestation papers, discharge certificates, citations and a commissioning warrant regarding Rogers' VC and his South African service as well as a letter from Baden-Powell. The collection also includes two oversized framed items. The first consists of a photograph of an unveiling of a memorial plaque and the second contains a portrait and citation and appears to have once held the Victoria Cross medal.