Sub-Lieutenant BRUCE VALENTINE ASHTON

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Rank Sub-Lieutenant
Forenames BRUCE VALENTINE
Surname ASHTON
Initials B V
Place of Birth MELBOURNE, VICTORIA, AUSTRALIA
Date of Birth Sunday, 17 April 1921
Date of Death Tuesday, 06 June 1944
Age 23
Nationality Australian
Residence or Entered Service From KINGSFORD, NEW SOUTH WALES, AUSTRALIA
Service Number unknown
Force Royal Australian Navy
Service/Corps/Regiment Royal Australian Naval Volunteer Reserve
Unit / Ship / Battalion / Squadron His Majesty's Landing Craft Assault (Hedgerow) (HMLCA[HR]) 1106
Military Honours and Awards
Place of Burial/Commemoration BAYEUX WAR CEMETERY
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Grave/Memorial Location XI. H. 1.
Previous Place(s) of Burial GRAYE-SUR-MER
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Family Details SON OF ERNEST VALENTINE AND IDA MINNA AUGUSTA ASHTON, OF KINGSFORD, NEW SOUTH WALES, AUSTRALIA.

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