Michael Daniels
Edward St John Daniel VC
 The story of the first man to forfeit the Victoria Cross



Acknowledgements and Thanks


In the more than 15 years that I have been actively researching the life and career of Edward St John Daniel, many individuals and organisations have provided gracious and generous assistance. Often this has been at not inconsiderable personal expense to themselves.

Several of these people have become friends through our mutual interests and, sadly, some are no longer with us.

I would especially like to thank the following:

  • Archives New Zealand
  • Richard Arman
  • John Armstrong
  • Les Beecher
  • Sheena Carter
  • Mike Chapman
  • Christopher Daniel
  • Mrs Hilda Daniel
  • Timothy Daniel
  • Dept. of Land Information, New Plymouth, Taranaki
  • John Bryant Haigh
  • Imperial War Museum, London
  • Philip Lee
  • Colin Lines
  • Joyce Major
  • Trevor Morley
  • National Army Museum, London
  • Michael Naxton
  • Stan Orlov
  • Hadfield Palmer
  • Kaye Purnell
  • Maxwell Quirk
  • Peter Read
  • Pamela Robins
  • Andrew Sellon
  • Maggie Shapland
  • Helen Southen
  • Jean Spencer
  • Anthony Staunton
  • Iain Stewart
  • Victor Tambling
  • Jackie Tanner
  • Janet Wells
  • West Coast Historical Museum, Hokitika
  • John Winton

Michael Daniels

Isle of Man
Oct, 2013


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