Richmond WW1 Diary 22 March 1918

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Death of George Burt – one of The Alberts dead |

George Henry Burt (born 1890) was the middle of three brothers who left Richmond to fight in the war. Along with his brothers Arthur (born 1893) and William (born 1886), he was killed.

George was a Corporal in the Royal Army Medical Corps. He died on 22 March 1918 of typhoid fever. He served on the Palestine front and was possibly involved in the battles for Jericho. He is buried in Ramleh War Cemetery (Palestine-Israel).

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