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ID number 1DRL/0168
Title Burton, Francis James (Lieutenant, b.? - d.1917)
Record type Collection
Item count 13
Collection Private Record
Object type Letters
Maker Burton, Francis James (Maker)
Places made
  • Australia: Victoria, Melbourne
  • Australia: Victoria, Melbourne, Broadmeadows
  • Egypt
  • Ottoman Empire: Palestine
  • Ottoman Empire: Turkey, Dardanelles, Gallipoli
Date made 1914-1917; 1928
Measurement 1 wallet: 1 cm
Note Open


Collection 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.


2nd 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.


  • Burton, Francis James (Lieutenant, b.? - d.1917)