Burt, Francis Sinclair (Lieutenant, b.? - d.1918)

Place Europe: France
Accession Number 1DRL/0166
Collection type Private Record
Record type Collection
Measurement 1 wallet: 1 cm
Object type Letters
Maker Burt, Francis Sinclair
Place made Australia: Victoria, Melbourne
Date made 1918; 1928
Access Open
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
Copyright

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain

Copying Provisions Copying permitted subject to physical condition
Description

Collection relating to service of Lieutenant Francis Sinclair Burt 4 Machine Gun Battalion, France 1918. Collection includes copies of letters sent home to family in Australia. Copies made 1928 by Australian War Memorial. Location of originals unknown.

History / Summary

Lieutenant Francis Sinclair Burt. 4th Battalion, Australian Machine Gun Corps. Killed in action 24th April 1918. Age 32. Son of Septimus Burt, KC, and Louisa Burt, of Strawberry Hill, Perth, Western Australia.