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Norman BURN

Regimental number5981
Place of birthGeelong, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationPicture framer
Address28 Villamanta Street, Geelong West, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation31
Next of kinWife, Mrs N Olive Burn, 28 Villamanta Street, Geelong West, Victoria
Enlistment date18 February 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll28 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name14th Battalion, 19th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/31/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A28 Miltiades on 1 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll14th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 1 February 1917
Age at death from cemetery records31
Place of burialDernancourt Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot IV, Row H, Grave No. 15), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: George and Margaret BURN; husband of N.O. BURN, "Almurta", Villamanta Street, Geelong, Victoria
Family/military connectionsBrother: 2nd Lieutenant Harold Thomas BURN, 58th Bn, died of wounds, France, 23 December 1916.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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