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John William Compton enlisted in the RAF for the duration of hostilities in June 1940 as an Aircrafthand. He went on a radar course at Yatesbury after which he was posted to 25 Squadron at North Weald about 10th October 1940.
He flew his first operational sortie on the 21st and been promoted to Sergeant by 7th November 1940.
His subsequent service is currently undocumented but he does not appear in the casualty records so it may be assumed that he survived the war.