• Alexander Stewart VC Burton

Army / Flying Corps
  • 7th Australian Infantry Battalion
    Unknown
  • Corporal
  • Lance-Corporal

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  • Victoria Cross (VC)
  • 1914–1915 Star
  • British War Medal
  • Mentioned in Despatches (MID)
  • Victory Medal
  • Birth

    Kyneton, VIC, Australia
    Friday, 20 January 1893

  • Enlistment - WW1

    Victoria 3660, Australia
    Tuesday, 18 August 1914

  • Unit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A20 Hororata

    Lyons Street, Port Melbourne VIC 3207, Australia
    Monday, 19 October 1914

  • Gallipoli Campaign - 25 April 1915 to 9 January 1916

    Gallipoli Peninsula, Turkey
    Sunday, 25 April 1915

  • Wounded

    Gallipoli Peninsula, Turkey
    Monday, 26 April 1915

  • Battle of Lone Pine - 5 to 10 August 1915

    Lone Pine, Gallipoli Peninsula, Turkey
    Thursday, 5 August 1915

  • Death

    Lone Pine, Gallipoli Peninsula, Turkey
    Monday, 9 August 1915

  • Awarded Victoria Cross for action at Lone Pine, Gallipoli, Turkey whilst serving with 7 Battalion, 2 Brigade, 1 Division as a Corporal.

    Lone Pine, Gallipoli Peninsula, Turkey
    Monday, 9 August 1915

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