LieutenantBURT, ELIOT

Died 03/10/1918

Aged 24

1st/6th Bn.
North Staffordshire Regiment

Chevalier of the Order of the Crown of Belgium, Croix de Guerre (Belgium). Son of Albert and Henrietta M. Burt, of Lichfield, Staffs. Educated at King Edward's Grammar School, Stratford-on-Avon. Was employed at the National and Provincial Bank (Walsall and Lichfield branches). Enlisted Jan., 1916.

Inscription

HE WAS AN INSPIRATION OF RADIANT BRIGHTNESS AND GREATLY BELOVED IN PROUD MEMORY OF THE ABOVE AND ALSO OF A. GORDON BURT PASSED AWAY AT SEA 4TH SEPT. 1919 AFTER MUCH SUFFERING FROM WOUNDS RECEIVED WHILE SERVING IN FRANCE NOW GLORIFIED

Buried at BUSIGNY COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION

Location: Nord, France
Number of casualties: 696

Cemetery/memorial reference: V. B. 24.

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Please be advised that some of the documents, especially the burial returns and exhumation reports, may contain information which some people may find distressing. The original archive records and their digital copies remain the property of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission, but are available for re-use for private and non-commercial purposes.
DISCLAIMER:
This collection of documents was assembled by the Commonwealth War Graves Commission and its predecessors as part of the processes involved in the commemoration of individuals. As a result, they contain many corrections and alterations which reflect their use as working documents. For further information concerning the history of the collection, please see our About Our Records page.
Please be advised that some of the documents, especially the burial returns and exhumation reports, may contain information which some people may find distressing. The original archive records and their digital copies remain the property of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission, but are available for re-use for private and non-commercial purposes.