We remember Benjamin Burton

We remember Benjamin Burton

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Timeline

Timeline

1855
birth Bath, Somerset United Kingdom Source:9096655 Source:9100237 10th March 1855
1917
awards Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration Source:9096669 25th January 1917
awards Companion of St Michael and St George Other War Service Award Source:7199895
service British Army Major General Royal Artillery Source:5180539
service British Army Major-General Source:9096694
1921
death Falmouth United Kingdom Source:7199895 Source:9100235 6th August 1921
burial Falmouth Cemetery, Cornwall CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Cornwall United Kingdom L. B. 27 Source:7199895

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Benjamin
Initials B
Last Name Burton,
Source 7199895
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army Royal Artillery Major General
British Army Major-General
Awards
AwardTypeSource
CB, CMG British Award/Decoration
Companion of St Michael and St George Other War Service Award
Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration

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Communities

Communities

Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1
British Army, Royal Artillery officer deaths 1850-2011 Transcription Bryan5462
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Bryan5462
1881 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Bryan5462
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Bryan5462

External Evidence

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MIC image (Ancestry) R58235
MG Benjamin Burton (Find a Grave) R58235
LONDON GAZETTE, 25 JANUARY, 1917 - Mentioned in Despatches R58235
National Portrait Gallery - Portrait photograph R58235
LONDON GAZETTE, 29 MARCH, 1917 - Retires (Maj.-Gen.) R58235

Multimedia

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BURTON, Benjamin (Maj-Gen) R58235
BURTON, Benjamin (Maj-Gen) R58235

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