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« on: April 29, 2018, 09:27:35 AM »

BURDEN, HARRY BALFOUR
Rank:Second Lieutenant
Service No:124450
Date of Death:26/05/1940
Age:29
Regiment/Service:Suffolk Regiment  1st Bn.
Grave Reference:Sec. Z.G.L. Grave 31.
Cemetery:BRIGHTON CITY (BEAR ROAD) CEMETERY
Additional Details:Son of Henry Edward and Myra Eleanor Burden, of Blenheim, Marlborough, New Zealand.


NEW ZEALAND HERALD, VOLUME LXXVII, ISSUE 23669, 30 MAY 1940

DEATH FROM WOUNDS

NELSON COLLEGE OLD BOY


According to advice received from the War Office to-day, Second-Lieutenant Harry Balfour Burden, only son of Mr. and Mrs. H. E. Burden, of Blenheim, has died of wounds received while fighting in France. Lieutenant Burden, who was an old boy of Nelson College, had been in the British Army for nearly six years. He was 28 years of age.

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« Reply #1 on: April 29, 2018, 09:51:30 AM »

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« Reply #2 on: April 29, 2018, 19:57:43 PM »

 Lieutenant Harry Balfour Burden
Regiment at Enlistment:   Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry
Regiment at Death:   Suffolk Regiment
Birth Place:   New Zealand about 1910
Theatre of War:   France and Belgium Campaign, 1939/40
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