Junior Engineer T W Walton - lost at sea.
Hi mother a widow, was the Headmistress of Baldersdale School. His older brother, George Hall Walton, also served (see separated entry on the database).
Tom was serving on HMS Tithonus and armored patrol ship that was escorting a food convoy to Norway when it was torpedoed by a U Boat 50 miles off the coast of Aberdeen. Four British Servicemen were killed, including Tom. His mother closed the school for a week.