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ODD LINKS AND SITES TO SEE HERBERT BURDETT SANDERS ON AWM ROLL OF HONOUR.

AUSTRALIAN WAR MEMORIAL

10 bert grandpa maude & grandma

HERBERT BURDETT, MAUDE, GRANDMA LUCY JANE AND GRANDFATHER FREDERICK

http://www.awm.gov.au/research/people/roll_of_honour/person.asp?p=504594

HERBERT BURDETT SANDERS

Herbert Burdett Sanders

Service number: 1074

Rank: Private [Pte]

Unit: 2nd Battalion (Infantry)

Service: Army

Conflict: 1914-1918

Date of death: 23 July 1916

Cemetery or memorial details: Villers-Bretonneux Memorial, France

War Grave Register notes: SANDERS, Pte. Herbert Burdett, 1074. 2nd Bn. 23rd July, 1916. Age 19. Son of Lucy Jane Sanders, of Lu-Bert, Myra Rd., Dulwich Hill, New South Wales, and the late Frederick John Sanders. Born at Kinchela, New South Wales.

Source: AWM145 Roll of Honour cards, 1914-1918 War, Army

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http://www.awm.gov.au/research/people/roll_of_honour/person.asp?p=504594

THE STORY OF BERT’S LAST ACTION IN FRANCE.

HERBERT BURDETT SANDERS

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THERE IS A GOOD DEAL MORE CORRESPONDENCE  in the PDF below. I had always thought he had died from illness but it seems not. One report says he was app 29 years old but he is on his mother’s form as being 19.

http://www.awm.gov.au/cms_images/1DRL428/00031/1DRL428-00031-2410905.pdf

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GRANDFATHER SANDERS, JOHN GEORGE.

EMBARKATION ON EURIPIDES http://www.awm.gov.au/research/people/nominal_rolls/first_world_war_embarkation/person.asp?p=35376

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FATHER BRUCE SANDERS

http://cas.awm.gov.au/privaterecord/PR01895

ID Number:
PR01895

Title:
Sanders, Bruce (Warrant Officer Class 2) 1920-

Maker:
Sanders, Bruce

Object type:
Papers

Place made:
Australia

Date made:
1931-2001

Measurements:
2 boxes: x 28 cm + 2 folio

Summary:
Personal papers of Warrant Officer Class 2 Bruce Sanders, including: school, employment and Army service records; personal diary covering war service and post-war life; membership records of 2/3 Pioneer Battalion Association, kept during term of office as Assistant Secretary.

Copyright:
External copyright

Copying provisions:
Makers papers – copying permitted

Access:
Open

Related subject:
Correspondence; Diaries; Documentation; Rolls

Related unit:
2/3 Pioneer Battalion

Related conflict:
Second World War, 1939-1945

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