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A photograph of George Sanders.
A Victoria Cross awarded to a hero British soldier on the first day of the Somme is being sold by his family for £220,000 over 100 years later.
Corporal George Sanders led a band of 30 men in repelling repeated German attacks over two days after a communications break down left them cut off in an enemy trench.
For nearly two days without any food or water, he drove off a raid by the enemy which required hand-to-hand combat using bayonets and then stood firm against two strong bombing attacks.
His Victoria Cross and Military Cross have been passed down through the family and are now to be sold for the very first time at London auctioneers Dix Noonan Webb.