NameAlbert Edward Burton, SN 6222, Service RecordBiographyDate of Birth: 2 January 1897, London, England
Date of Death: 26 October 1961, Queensland
Albert Edward was the son of James William Burton and Annie Ambley of Portsmouth, England. He arrived in Australia on board Paparoa in 1914. Albert was single and dairy farming at Bellthorpe, via Woodford, Queensland, at the time of his enlistment. Private Burton was awarded a Military Medal for Bravery in the field [Commonwealth Gazette, No. 1 dated 2 January 1919]Date01 January 1914 - 31 December 1920CustodianNational Archives of Australia - 01 Feb 1998 - PresentLocation of originalsOriginals held by the National Archives of Australia- NAA: B2455, BURTON A ELanguageEnglishOriginal formatLink to external source : Paper files and documents
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