Story: Hardham, William James

William James Hardham, 1902

William James Hardham, 1902

William Hardham is pictured wearing the Victoria Cross he was awarded for rescuing a comrade during a Boer ambush in the South African War.

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J. A. B. Crawford. 'Hardham, William James', Dictionary of New Zealand Biography, first published in 1996. Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 29 May 2023)