CLAPTON, John Francis

Rank: 
Lieutenant
Unit/Base: 
Regiment/Corps: 
Cameronians (Scottish Rifles)
Service: 
Army
Service number: 
258657
Honours & Awards: 
Lieutenant John Clapton was awarded the M.C.[1] in recognition of gallant and distinguished service on 28 January 1945 whilst leading a small Recce patrol at a wood near Linne [2].
 
Sources
[1] London Gazette Supp. 37027, page 1942.
[2] National Archives file WO373/53/64.
 

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