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ID number 1DRL/0193
Title Carter, Robert Burnside, MC (Captain, b.? - d.1962)
Record type Collection
Item count 69
Collection Private Record
Object type Letters
Maker Carter, Robert Burnside (Maker)
Places made
  • Australia: New South Wales, Sydney
  • Ottoman Empire: Turkey, Dardanelles, Gallipoli
Date made 1915-1918; 1926
Measurement 1 wallet: 1 cm
Note Open


Collection relating to service of Captain Robert Burnside Carter MC, 123 Brigade Royal Field Artillery, England and France, 1915-1918. Collection includes extracts and copies of letters written home to family in Sydney, Australia. Copies made 1930 by H. G. Carter, father of Captain Robert Burnside Carter MC. Location of originals unknown.


Biographical note: Captain, MC, 123rd Bde, Rfa, British Army. Served with Royal Army Medical Corps. Brother of Lieutenant Colonel Herbert Gordon Carter, 5 Pioneer Battalion; Sister Ursula Mary Carter, AANS, and 344 Sapper Edward Moore Carter, 1 Field Company Engineers.


  • Carter, Robert Burnside, MC (Captain, b.? - d.1962)