HALFORD, Jack Lovell

Rank: 
Colour Sergeant
Unit/Base: 
Regiment/Corps: 
Royal Marines
Service: 
Royal Navy
Service number: 
PO/X 3058
Honours & Awards: 
Born: 
Saturday, January 15, 1921
Died : 
Friday, January 17, 1958
Died on active service
Age: 
37
Cemetery/Memorial: 

Colour Sergeant Jack Halford BEM was killed during operations in the Arabian Desert whilst seconded to the Northern Frontier Regiment on special duty with the forces of Muscat and Oman.

On the 2nd January 1945 it was announced in Gazettes that the then Corporal Jack Lovell Halford had been awarded the BEM (Military Division).

 [Sources: AFM ROH / Palace Barracks website Oman war dead / London Gazettes Supp. 36872, page 157.] 


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