Unique Silver Swimming Trophy

Unique Silver Swimming Trophy

A unique swimming trophy presented by the brewers Michells and Butlers to celebrate the heroic actions of posthumous Victoria Cross Winner W A Savage. He was awarded the highest bravery award for his part in Operation Chariot the raid at St Nazaire during 27th and 28th March 1942. Previously displayed in a museum the silver trophy of his type MGB 314 motor gun boat along with a replica set of medals consisting of Victoria Cross, 1939-45 Star, Atlantic Star and War Medal and a silver framed photo of Seamen W A Savage.



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