BURTON, Nathaniel Paul

Rank: 
Junior Marine
Regiment/Corps: 
Royal Marines
Service: 
Royal Navy
Service number: 
P055938P
Born: 
Wednesday, October 21, 1981
Died : 
Thursday, October 15, 1998
Died in service
Age: 
16
Junior Marine Nathaniel Burton drowned in a remote pool on Dartmoor.  He was 11 weeks into his 30-week Commando training course and was taking part in a river crossing exercise at Crazy Well Pool, near Burrator reservoir.
[Sources: AFM ROH / BBC News online 16th Oct. 1998.]
 

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