John Walton
 


 

Age: 101



Summary:
retired Navy sailor and firefighter who was among one of a dwindling group of World War II veterans who survived the attack on Pearl Harbor when bombs were exploding around his barracks of the naval base by Japanese warplanes on Dec. 7, 1941 and who went on to serve the next four years in the wartime Navy, then became a city firefighter rising to the rank of captain before he retired in 1980.




Cause of Death: Injuries sustained in a car accident



Born: 1914


 
Died: May 31, 2016



Location:
Paterson, New Jersey