2nd Lt John Cresswell Walton

1896 Oct 9. Born Greenwich. London

1901 census in Greenwich

1911 census at Hopedale Rd, Charlton, Kent

1917 Jun 16. Enlisted in RNVR for RND

1919 Mar 3. Commission on discharge under AO 42 . Army Order 42 of 1919 states as follows: Whereas We deem it expedient to regulate further the future grant of commissions to officer cadets during the period of the present war, Our Will and Pleasure is that such cadets as, on or after January 1, 1919, have completed a satisfactory course of training, may be granted Special Reserve, Territorial Force, or temporary commissions, but that they shall not be entitled to any outfit allowance, gratuity, pay or any other emoluments as officers in respect of the grant of such commissions.  On leaving the Army, or on being demobilised, they shall receive such gratuities as they would be eligible for as warrant officers, non-commissioned officers and men had they not been granted a commission.

1920 Oct 14. Joined ADRIC with service no 735. Posted to G Coy

1920 Dec 15. Promoted Section Leader

1921 Oct 6 to 19 Oct on Leave

1921 Dec 24 to 29 Dec on Leave

1922 Jan 12. Posted to Depot.

1922 Feb 17 Discharged on demobilisation of ADRIC

1931 May 15. Minor accident

1939 Register. A Cinema Proprietor living with his wife Margaret B at 10 Broad Street , Bungay U.D., Suffolk

1979 Dec Died Ipswich, Suffolk