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Michael Heaviside V.C. 1917

VC Stone

VC Stone and wreaths

Local Scouts with the VC Stone

VC Stone


A Service took place on Saturday May 6th 2017 at St. Giles Church, Gilesgate, Durham when the dedication and unveiling of the V.C. Memorial Stone for Michael Wilson Heaviside took place.

The Service was lead by Rev. Canon Alan Bartlett, Vicar of St. Giles.

Ian Heaviside gave a reflection on his great grandfather's life.

Rev. Bartlett dedicated the stone and then it was unveiled by The Lord Lieutenant Mrs Sue Snowdon, Durham County Council's Chairman Councillor Eddie Bell and Lucy Gourley, great great grandaughter of Michael Heaviside.

See Michael Heaviside's Every name a Story entry

Order of Service