1 April 1942


Lieutenant J P Walton GM



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.