POULTON, Maurice Alan, Corporal (632222, Royal Air Force) - No.10 Squadron - Mention in Despatches - awarded as per London Gazette dated 24 September 1941. Instrument Repairer. Born December 1919 in Windlesham, Surrey. Died 1993 in Surringdale, Berkshire.

This NCO has been in the Squadron since the outbreak of the war. During the absence for two months of the NCO in charge of the Instrument Section, Corporal Poulton took charge of the Section and displayed great initiative and zeal in carrying out the duty.