CITATION
Victoria Cross
On 24 January 1865 at Nukumaru, New Zealand, Captain Shaw went, under heavy fire, with four privates who had volunteered to accompany him, to within 30 yards of that part of the bush occupied by the rebels, in order to rescue a comrade who was severely wounded

AWARDS
Victoria Cross
Companion of the Order of the Bath (CB)
NZ Maori Wars Medal

NOTES
Born 4 February 1839, Madras, India
Died 25 August 1904, Southsea, England
Buried at the Highland Road Cemetery, Portsmouth, England.
THE PRO PATRIA PROJECT
SHAW, Hugh
Captain, 18th Regiment