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Thomas, Lord Cochrane fought for the British against Napoleon, often using his skills to win battles against large odds. He fought against corruption within the Admiralty and fought for the liberation of numerous countries.
John would be involved in multiple conflicts that would bring the Earth and sometimes the entire galaxy to the brink of destruction.
As well as being a great leader of the British Armed Forces, Wellesley is also known for his role in British politics.
Lieutenant Hart of the Royal Engineers took the initiative in running some 1,200 yards to the rescue of a wounded Sowar of the 13th Bengal Lancers in a river-bed exposed to the fire of the enemy, of unknown strength, from both flanks, and also from a party in the river-bed.
William Wallace fought and stood up for Scotland in order to keep its independence from the ruthless English king, Edward I.
Weary Dunlop is one of Australia’s most famous heroes. His courage, compassion, and wisdom shown during World War II are legendary.
Léo Major performed a number of hugely courageous acts in both World War II and the Korean War. He is remembered for liberating the town of Zwolle, Holland.
Cúchulainn was an Irish mythological hero famous for his deeds in battle.
Galahad was the perfect knight and, as such, was the only one able to find the Holy Grail.