WALTON, Philip

Rank: 
Lieutenant
Unit/Base: 
2 Commando
Regiment/Corps: 
Bedfordshire and Hertfordshire Regiment
Service: 
Army
Number: 
104117
Died : 
Saturday, March 28, 1942
Killed in action or died of wounds
Age: 
25
Lieut. Philip Walton No 2 Commando

Lieutenant Philip Walton, 1 Troop, died during Operation Chariot, the raid at St Nazaire 28 March 1942. He was Section Officer of a demolition team on Motor Launch ML 457.

Sources
CWGC.
St Nazaire Society website.
Storming St. Nazaire, author James Dorrian.

Primary Roll of Honour: 
Photo of grave in Gallery: 
Yes

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