Soldier – Burton H. – Died Of Wounds (picture)

June 1917

Mexborough and Swinton Times June 9, 1917

Private H Burton
York and Lancaster

66, Firbeck Street, Denaby Main, enlisted in May 1916, went to France last September, and died of wounds on May 19, 1917.

He was 29 years of age, married and had one child.

Before enlistment he worked at Messrs Kilner’s Glass Bottle Works Denaby

From C.W.G.C.:

Rank: Private
Service No: 27257
Date of Death: 19/05/1917
Age: 29
Regiment/Service: York and Lancaster Regiment 14th Bn.

Grave Reference:  IV. L. 60.
Additional Information:
Husband of Gladys Evelyn Burton, of 13, Strafforth Terrace, Denaby Main, Rotherham.