RUXTON, Anthony Fane

Known as: 
Buck
Rank: 
Captain
Unit/Base: 
Regiment/Corps: 
Royal Ulster Rifles 2nd Bn
Service: 
Army
Service number: 
95530
Honours & Awards: 
Died : 
Wednesday, July 14, 1943
Killed in action or died of wounds
Age: 
23
Cemetery/Memorial: 
Roll of Honour: 
Captain Anthony Ruxton, M.C., died during operations at Agnone and the bridge at Malati (3 Commando Bridge). In 1942 he had been awarded the Military Cross in recognition of  gallant and distinguished services at Dieppe.
 
Sources
CWGC.
London Gazettes Supp. 35729, page 4328.
ROH in Commando-Memoirs of a Fighting Commando in WW2 by Brig Durnford-Slater.
 

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