British War Medal 1939-45 : Flight Lieutenant W E Newton, 22 Squadron, RAAF
|Title||British War Medal 1939-45 : Flight Lieutenant W E Newton, 22 Squadron, RAAF|
|Place made||United Kingdom|
|Date made||c 1946|
|Physical description||Cupronickel (alloy)|
|On display||Main building: Hall of Valour: Main Hall|
British War Medal 1939-45. Impressed around edge with recipient's details.
This British War Medal 1939-45 was awarded posthumously to Flight Lieutenant William Ellis 'Bill' Newton, who was born in St Kilda Melbourne on 8 June 1919. The son of Charles Ellis and Minnie (nee Miller) Newton, he was educated at the Melbourne Church of England Grammar School.