Roll of Honour:
John Thomas Shelton
Service Number: VX47976
Unit: 2/24th Australian Infantry Battalion
Service: Australian Army
Conflict / Operation: Second World War, 1939-1945
Conflict eligibility date: Second World War, 1939-1947
The official commencement and cut-off dates for inclusion in the Roll of Honour and the Commemorative Roll.
Date of death: 1 May 1941
Place of death: Libya
Cause of death: Killed in action
Source: AWM147 Roll of Honour cards, 1939-1945 War, 2nd AIF (Australian Imperial Force) and CMF (Citizen Military Force)
Location on the Roll of Honour
John Thomas Shelton's name is located at 52 in the Commemorative Area at the Australian War Memorial .