A F Pickard

Associated with Ethnology collections

Gained his VC while a lieutenant with the Royal Artillery during the New Zealand Wars at Rangiriri in 1863, for assistance to the wounded while under fire. He later achieved the rank of Colonel and became Equerry to HM Queen Victoria.

Source: 'Minutes of the Proceeedings of the Royal Artillery Institution' Volume IV (1865), www.victoriacross.org.uk,
  • Gender
    Male
  • Relationship
    Previous owner
  • Nationality
    British
  • Born
    4 April 1841
  • Place of birth
    Europe: Northern Europe: UK: England: Northamptonshire
  • Died
    1 March 1880
  • Place of death
    Europe: Western Europe: France: Cannes
  • Cause of death
    Tuberculosis
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