LAWTON, Edward Gerald

Rank: 
Lance Corporal
Unit/Base: 
Regiment/Corps: 
Royal Marines
Service: 
Royal Navy
Service numbers: 
CH/X 115276
Born: 
Monday, August 3, 1925
Place of Birth: 
Jersey, Channel Islands
Died : 
Wednesday, November 1, 1944
Killed in action or died of wounds
Age: 
19
Operations: 
Lance Corporal Edward Lawton died during operations at Westkapelle, Holland. 
 
Sources
CWGC.
Registers of Reports of Deaths - Naval Ratings / National Archives file ADM 104/133.
 
Notes
There was a military hospital close to Oostende New Communal Cemetery where some of the wounded, had been taken.
 
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