Alexander Theodore BURTON

Regimental number62639
Date of birth25 March 1898
Place of birthProspect, South Australia
OccupationCivil servant
AddressProspect, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Height5' 8"
Weight134 lbs
Next of kinFather, Reginald Burton, Gloucester Street, Prospect, South Australia
Previous military serviceServed in the 2nd Bn, 48th Infantry Bn, Citizen Military Forces.
Enlistment date3 September 1918
Place of enlistmentAdelaide, South Australia
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name6th General Service Reinforcements
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/111/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A36 Boonah on 22 October 1918
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
FateShip recalled owing to cessation of hostilities
Other details

Ship recalled; disembarked Adelaide approx. 20 December 1918.

Medal: British War Medal
Date of death25 April 1920
Age at death21
Place of burialNorth Road Church of England Cemetery, Adelaide, South Australia
SourcesNAA: B2455, BURTON Alexander Theodore