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  • This photograph of John Henry Burton is courtesy of the Sherwood Foresters Regiment roll of honour website.
Person Details
Radford Nottingham
He was the son of Charles and Susan Burton 28 Park Street, Lenton, Nottingham and the brother of Eliza (later Lightfoot) and Albert Burton.
13 Oct 1915
18
728980 - CWGC Website
1980
Lenton Nottingham
Private
1/7th Bn Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derby Regiment)
Private John Henry Burton enlisted at Nottingham and served with the 1/7th battalion Sherwood Foresters Regiment. He went to France on 25th May 1915 and was killed in action, 13th October 1915, age 18, in the attack on the Hohenzollern Redoubt, France. Having no known grave his name is commemorated on the Loos Memorial.
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  • This photograph of John Henry Burton is courtesy of the Sherwood Foresters Regiment roll of honour website.
    John Henry Burton - This photograph of John Henry Burton is courtesy of the Sherwood Foresters Regiment roll of honour website.