Burton, Frank


War Service:
Second Lieutenant FRANK BURTON of 11th battalion, Royal Sussex Regiment died of wounds on 30 March 1918. In his book Undertones of War the poet Edmund Blunden describes life with the 11th battalion from May 1916 to February 1918.

He has no known grave and is commemorated on the Pozieres Memorial.

Location of Memorial:
He is remembered on the war memorial at St Hilda’s church, Brockley.

He was 28 years old, the son of John Francis and Annie Burton, of 7, Riseldene Rd., Honor Oak Park.


Contributed By: Andy Pepper

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