Private Richard Cobden Burton

Auckland Regiment, N.Z.E.F.

Died: Wednesday 2 October 1918 (aged 21)

Connected records

Record:
BURTON, RICHARD COBDEN
Additional information:
Son of Richard and Annie Burton, of Harbour View Rd., Birkenhead, Auckland, New Zealand. Native of Northampton, England.
Cemetery:
ANNEUX BRITISH CEMETERY
Cemetery/memorial reference:
IV. C. 10.
Country:
New Zealand

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Name:
Sergeant Burton
Context:
departed_posted
Date:
6 Oct 1918
Diary:
1 CAVALRY DIVISION: 19 Hussars (page 539)
Name:
Second Lieutenant H R Burton
Context:
other
Date:
30 Sep 1918
Diary:
2 DIVISION: 10 Battalion Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry (Pioneers) (page 381)
Name:
Second Lieutenant H R Burton
Context:
Wounded
Date:
30 Sep 1918
Diary:
2 DIVISION: 10 Battalion Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry (Pioneers) (page 387)