Queen Victoria institutes the Victoria Cross (15 words)

Historical Context Note

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Context

Queen Victoria institutes a new award for military courage, to be called the Victoria Cross.

Citation:
Editors. "Queen Victoria institutes the Victoria Cross". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 30 December 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=18323, accessed 07 December 2016.]