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Corporal George Cameron Wyllie GC

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Corporal George Wyllie was highly decorated for an exceptional act of bravery during which he risked his life to ensure that St Paul’s Cathedral was saved from being badly damaged by a wartime bomb. Like Temporary Lieutenant Robert Davies, who worked with him, he was a bomb disposal expert in the Royal Engineers. Both were richly rewarded with the George Cross.

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