Bolton Robert Crawford Lieutenant 269413

From 70 Brigade
Jump to: navigation, search

Personnel Entry

Image placeholder
Image placeholder

Name Bolton Robert Crawford
Army number 269413
Rank Lieutenant
Date of birth 1914, probably Scotland. Exact date not yet traced.
Age 30
Unit Emergency Commission as 2/Lt in the Black Watch 2/4/1943, Posted 1 TS 8/4/1943. Posted to Reinforcement Unit 6/5/1944. Rejoined the Battalion in Normandy. KILLED in ACTION with 1 TS at Rauray 1/7/44.
Company/Battery A Company.
Platoon or other sub-unit
Task or role Duty Officer.
Joined Brigade
Promotions W/S Lt 2/10/43.
Prisoner of War
Died/Killed in action 01-Jul-44
Home address Son of Thomas Yule and Isabella Crawford Bolton, Husband of Agnes Anderson Bolton, Kilbarchan. Commemorated Panel 16, Column 1, Bayeux Memorial.
Source table 1TS