Walter Henry Cartwright enlisted into the South Staffordshire Regiment.
He volunteered for airborne forces and served with A Company, The 6th (Royal Welch) Parachute Battalion.
Private Cartwright served on Operation Manna (Greece).
He was Killed in Action aged 22 years on 9 November 1945 in Palestine and is buried at Moascar War Cemetery, in Egypt.
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