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Victor Raymond BURTON

Regimental number6479
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLocomotive cleaner
AddressGlobe Hotel, Rylestone, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, Mrs E Capes, Globe Hotel, Rylestone, New South Wales
Enlistment date10 July 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Battalion, 21st Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/20/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on 7 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularEnlisted 10 July 1916. Never joined the 3rd Bn. Died at sea of pneumonia.
FateDied of disease 16 November 1916
Place of death or woundingAt sea
Age at death19
Place of burialNo known grave
Commemoration detailsHollybrook Memorial, Southampton, England
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial

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