SUTTON, George Henry

Rank: 
Private
Unit/Base: 
Regiment/Corps: 
East Yorkshire Regiment
Service: 
Army
Service number: 
4347101
Died : 
Wednesday, August 19, 1942
Killed in action or died of wounds
Age: 
25
Roll of Honour: 
Operations: 
Pte. Sutton was killed during operations at Dieppe.
 
In a letter to his parents Lord Lovat wrote, " Your son fought magnificently and died in the hour of victory. No man can do more. He is a credit to his Commando and his Country. "
​(Source: Commando Veterans Archive entry for Pte Sutton.)
 
Photo of grave in Gallery: 
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