Defence & War Medals; Air Efficiency Award (G.VI.R. 1st type) (Sqdn. Ldr., R.A.F.V.R.). Toned. Mtd as worn.
With relating miniatures and a copy of Air Ministry Orders 17/4/47 confirming the A.E.A. as S./Ldr. R.A.F.V.R.
Denis Tollerton was born in Hackney, London, on 20/9/10; he married Doris Gorse at Epping, Essex, in the fourth quarter of 1932 and died in Ploughley, Oxfordshire, in the first quarter of 1971.
He served throughout in the Equipment Branch, joining the R.A.F.V.R. as P./O. 12/4/38; F./O. 1939, F./Lieut. 1940, T./S./Ldr. 1941, W.S./S./Ldr. 1945.
He transferred to the R.A.F. in 1945, W./Cdr. 1953 and retired 27/1/62.
He qualified at an Explosives and Gas Course.