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

Place Europe: France
Accession Number 1DRL/0193
Collection type Private Record
Record type Collection
Measurement 1 wallet: 1 cm
Object type Letters
Maker Carter, Robert Burnside
Place made Australia: New South Wales, Sydney, Ottoman Empire: Turkey, Dardanelles, Gallipoli
Date made 1915-1918; 1926
Access Open
Related File This file can be copied or viewed via the Memorial’s Reading Room. AWM315 419/017/001
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
Copying Provisions Copying is permitted for the purposes of research and study, subject to physical condition
Description

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.

History / Summary

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.