Malvern College Second World War Casualty

F/Lt. Frederick Ross Dunton

House and time at Malvern: Sch, 1935 - 1940.

Regiment: R.A.F..
Died: 30 August 1944 aged 22 in Poland. Missing, presumed killed in action.
Battle: Bomber Command. Cemetery: Poznan Old Garrison Cemetery 6. A. 15.

Son of Arnett Richardson Dunton and Sylvia May Dunton, of Paignton, Devon, and of Sunnyside, Bentick Rd., Altrincham.
Hist VI. Junior Chapel Prefect. Head of House. Sixth Form. Editor of the Malvernian. C.S.M. in Corps.
Exhibitioner of Christ's College, Cambridge.

166 Sqdn. Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve
The squadron flew regularly night sorties as part of No. 1 Group Bomber Command using Wellingtons before converting to the Avro Lancaster in September 1943.

Presumed killed during a raid on Stettin on the night of 29th August, 1944.