We remember Durham Melville Burt

We remember Durham Melville Burt

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Timeline

Timeline

1897
birth Broomieknowe, Leven, Fife United Kingdom Source:8496002 18th May 1897
1901
sibling David C Burt Source:8496059 1901
1901
location Leven, Fife United Kingdom parents address Source:8496059 1901
1915
enlistment Leven, Fife United Kingdom Source:6249893 29th October 1915
1915
service British Army Gunner 6637 Royal Field Artillery 3/2nd Highland Brigade Source:6249893 29th October 1915
1916
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:6249890 4th April 1916 - 19th April 1919
1916
service British Army Gunner 6637 Royal Field Artillery 1/2nd Highland Brigade Source:6249890 8th April 1916
1917
service British Army Gunner 635913 Royal Field Artillery Head Quarters 51st Highland Division Artillery Source:6249890 12th January 1917
1918
service British Army Gunner 635913 Royal Field Artillery 255th Brigade Source:6249890 30th March 1918
1918
hospitalisation Wounded Left Thigh and Hip Hospital/Institution Source:6249890 22nd August 1918
1920
employment Golf Club Maker United Kingdom Source:8496007 25th March 1920
1920
marriage Mary Gray Dobbie Source:8496007 25th March 1920
1920
location 3 Lemon Terrace, Leven United Kingdom Source:8496007 25th March 1920
location 3 Lemon Terrace, Leven United Kingdom parents address Source:6249893
employment Professional Golfer Source:8496005
children Durham M Burt Source:8496005
service British Army Gunner 635913 Royal Field Artillery 255th Brigade Source:8496006
1979
location 27 Tulipan Crescent, Callander United Kingdom their own address Source:8496005 July 1979
1979
location 42 Glebe Street, Leven United Kingdom away from home address Source:8496005 23rd July 1979
1979
death Not War Related At the time of his death he lived in Callander, Perthshire but was visiting relatives in Leven Leven, Fife United Kingdom Source:8496005 23rd July 1979

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Durham Melville
Initials DM
Last Name Burt
Source 8496003
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
27 Tulipan Crescent, Callander United Kingdom their own address known July 1979
3 Lemon Terrace, Leven United Kingdom known 25th March 1920
3 Lemon Terrace, Leven United Kingdom parents address
42 Glebe Street, Leven United Kingdom away from home address known 23rd July 1979
Leven, Fife United Kingdom parents address known 1901
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 6637 Royal Field Artillery 3/2nd Highland Brigade Gunner
British Army 6637 Royal Field Artillery 1/2nd Highland Brigade Gunner
British Army 635913 Royal Field Artillery 255th Brigade Gunner
British Army 635913 Royal Field Artillery Head Quarters 51st Highland Division Artillery Gunner
British Army 635913 Royal Field Artillery 255th Brigade Gunner
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Durham M Burt son
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Agnes Macqueen Burt nee Clark mother
Durham Melville Burt father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
David C Burt brother 1901
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Mary Gray Dobbie wife 25th March 1920
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
DateHeightSource
1915-10-29 5'8"

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Fife3190
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Fife3190
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Fife3190

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Multimedia

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Durham M Burt and his Sweetheart Mary Dobbie Fife3190
Durham M Burt Fife3190
Gunner Burt Fife3190
Gunner Durham Burt on his horse Fife3190
Gunner Burt and comrades Fife3190
Durham M Burt Birth Certificate Fife3190
Name Changed Fife3190
Postcard to his sweetheart Fife3190
Durham Burt Death Certificate Fife3190
Demob Certificate Fife3190
Marriage Certificate Fife3190
Newspaper Clipping Fife3190
Reply from Rev Caseby about Sunday Post Article Fife3190
Gunner Burt's Militaria Fife3190
Marriage Certicate - right hand side Fife3190
Durham Burt with his future Best Man Tom Cairns Fife3190
Gunners of the 3/2nd Highland Brigade RFA Fife3190

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