Norman Holbrook blue plaque in Portsmouth

Lieutenant Norman Holbrook VC 1888-1976 submariner and hero of the Dardanelles grew up here

Commander Norman Douglas Holbrook VC (9 July 1888 – 3 July 1976) was a British naval recipient of the Victoria Cross (VC), the highest award of the British honours system. Holbrook was the first submariner to be awarded the VC and it was the first naval VC gazetted in the First World War.

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