PONSFORD, John William

Rank: 
Marine
Unit/Base: 
46RM Commando
Regiment/Corps: 
Royal Marines
Service: 
Royal Navy
Number: 
CH/X 104504
Born: 
Saturday, November 12, 1921
Birthplace: 
Islington, London
Died : 
Friday, August 25, 1944
Killed in action or died of wounds
Age: 
22
Cemetery/Memorial: 
Marine John Ponsford 46 Commando

Marine John Ponsford died during operations at Beuzeville, Normandy.

Sources
CWGC.
Registers of Reports of Deaths - Naval Ratings / National Archives file ADM 104/135.
The Story of 46 Commando Royal Marines by Capt Johnson RM.
[Image] Alan Baggie (nephew).
 
Primary Roll of Honour: 

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