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Ernest Acton

Servicenumber : 3450094
Rank : Gunner
Regiment : Royal Artillery
Unit : 1st Airlanding Forward Observation Unit
Date of Death : 19-9-1944
Age : 22
Grave : Plot 5. Row C. Grave 3.
Ernest Acton was a son of Ernest and Eliza Acton of New Moston, Manchester.  
After Acton was killed he was buried alongside the Amsterdamseweg, west of the Pumping Station. Later he was reburied at the Airborne Cemetery at Oosterbeek. 
Picture: 18-09-2011
Tender momories
Of a dear beloved son
And brother
Always in our thoughts
 
Sources: Website CWGC and Roll of Honour

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