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Gunner Thomas Harold Burton

Royal Field Artillery

Died: Monday 25 March 1918 (aged 22)

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Record:
BURTON, THOMAS HAROLD
Additional information:
Native of Nottingham. Only son of Thomas and Fanny Burton, of 50, Ramsey St., Scarborough.
Cemetery:
BAC-DU-SUD BRITISH CEMETERY, BAILLEULVAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
I. C. 25.
Country:
France

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Gunner Thomas Harold Burton 1649

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Unit: 178th Brigade, Royal Field Artillery "C" Battery, B Sub Section

IWM to Burton, J., Mr.

Gunner Thomas Harold Burton L/1649. Unit: CCompany, 178th Brigade,Royal Field Artillery. Born: 14 July 1895. Death: 25 March 1918 Died of wounds received 21 March 1918 Western Front
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Burton J., Mr. to IWM

Gunner Thomas Harold Burton L/1649. Unit: CCompany, 178th Brigade,Royal Field Artillery. Born: 14 July 1895. Death: 25 March 1918 Died of wounds received 21 March 1918 Western Front
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Name recorded:
Burton, Thomas Harold
Memorial:
John Player And Sons - WW2 (WMR 27332)
Location:
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Name recorded:
Burton, Thomas Harold
Memorial:
Basford St Leodegarius (WMR 27334)
Location:
Old Basford, Nottinghamshire
Name recorded:
Burton, Thomas Harold
Memorial:
Basford Social Club - WW1 And WW2 Rolls Of Honour (WMR 38780)
Location:
Bulwell, Nottinghamshire
Name recorded:
Burton, Thomas H
Memorial:
St Johns Mens Bible Class Roll Of Honour (WMR 15729)
Location:
Walton, Merseyside
Name recorded:
Burton, T H
Memorial:
St Helens Parishioners - WW1 Memorial Chapel (WMR 26890)
Location:
Stapleford, Nottinghamshire

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Name:
Sergeant C Burton
Context:
Wounded
Date:
24 Mar 1918
Diary:
2 CAVALRY DIVISION: 4 Cavalry Brigade: 3 (King's Own) Hussars. (page 472)