1 April 1942

 

Lieutenant J P Walton GM


Incident.

 

Lieutenant J.P. Walton died whilst dealing with a Yellow Peril balloon bomb, on Halfway House Marshes, near Great Wakering.  Lance Sergeant C.F. Bristow. GM, was injured and died three days later.

 


120146 Lieutenant

 

John Percy Walton.

 

George Medal.

 

22 Bomb Disposal Company.

 

Royal Engineers.

 

Photo taken by Jaquie Skillington.

 

Died on the 1st April 1942. Aged 32.

 

Buried at Manchester Southern Cemetery.

 

Section I. R. C. Grave 1244.