ID number1DRL/0168
Collection typePrivate Record
TitleBurton, Francis James (Lieutenant, b.? - d.1917)
Measurement1 wallet: 1 cm
Object typeLetters
MakerBurton, Francis James
Place made
  • Australia: Victoria, Melbourne
  • Australia: Victoria, Melbourne, Broadmeadows
  • Egypt
  • Ottoman Empire: Palestine
  • Ottoman Empire: Turkey, Dardanelles, Gallipoli
Date made1914-1917; 1928
DescriptionCollection relating to service of Lieutenant Francis James Burton, 4 Light Horse Regiment, Egypt, Gallipoli and Palestine, 1914-1917. Collection includes copies of letters written home to family in Australia.
Summary2nd Lieutenant Francis James Burton. 4th Australian Light Horse. Killed in action in Palestine, 31st October 1917. Son of Frederick and Mary Burton, of Nullan, Victoria, Australia.
PDF 4.07 MB Letters from Francis James Burton to his Family, 1914-1917