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: 
Capt. Ruxton MC, 6 troop, was killed during operations at Agnone and 3 Commando Bridge.
(Source: ROH in Commando-Memoirs of a Fighting Commando in WW2 by Brig Durnford-Slater.)
 
He had previously been awarded the MC for "gallant and distinguished services" at Dieppe.
Source: LG  Publication date: 2 October 1942; Supplement: 35729; Page: 4328.
 

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