Alexander Stuart Burton

Date of birth1893-01-20 Kyneton, VIC 
Date and unit at enlistment (ORs)  1914-08-18  7 Battalion. 
Date of embarkation  1914-10-19   
Date wounded  1915-04-26  Wounded at Gallipoli. 
Date promoted  1915-07  Appointed Lance Corporal. 
Date of honour or award  1915-07  Mention in Despatches. 
Date promoted  1915-07  Appointed Corporal. 
Date of honour or award  1915-08-09  Awarded Victoria Cross for action at Lone Pine, Gallipoli, Turkey whilst serving with 7 Battalion, 2 Brigade, 1 Division as a Corporal. This was one of seven Victoria Crosses awarded during this action. 
Date of death1915-08-09 Lone Pine trenches, Gallipoli, Turkey