died when HMS Repulse was sunk.
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Commonwealth War Graves Commission record:
JOHN JACKSON ASHTON
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Able Seaman
Regiment: Royal Navy
Unit Text: H.M.S. Repulse
Date of Death: 10/12/1941
Service No: D/J 39383
Additional information: Son of Bob and Rebecca Ashton; husband of Violet Maud Ashton, of Devonport.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Panel 46, Column 2.
Cemetery: PLYMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL