Hugh Stonor BURN

BURN, Hugh Stonor

Service Numbers: 29, Officer
Enlisted: 24 August 1914, Brisbane, Queensland
Last Rank: Second Lieutenant
Last Unit: 50th Infantry Battalion
Born: Maryborough, Queensland, 19 September 1886
Home Town: Toowong, Brisbane, Queensland
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Clerk
Died: Natural causes, Brisbane, Queensland, 26 April 1953, aged 66 years
Cemetery: Mount Thompson Memorial Gardens & Crematorium
Location: Columbarium 7, Section: Section 24
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World War 1 Service

24 Aug 1914: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 29, Brisbane, Queensland
24 Sep 1914: Embarked AIF WW1, Driver, SN 29, 1st Light Horse Brigade Train, HMAT Omrah, Brisbane
24 Sep 1914: Involvement AIF WW1, Driver, SN 29, 1st Light Horse Brigade Train, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1
9 May 1915: Involvement AIF WW1, Driver, SN 29, 1st Light Horse Brigade Train, 'ANZAC' / Gallipoli
29 Apr 1916: Transferred AIF WW1, Private, 1st Australian Army Service Corps Company
28 Sep 1916: Promoted AIF WW1, Corporal, 1st Australian Army Service Corps Company
22 Oct 1916: Promoted AIF WW1, Sergeant, 1st Australian Army Service Corps Company
15 Jun 1917: Transferred AIF WW1, Sergeant, 1st Australian Army Service Corps Company , 23rd Depot unit of supply
2 Feb 1918: Promoted AIF WW1, Second Lieutenant, 52nd Infantry Battalion
16 May 1918: Transferred AIF WW1, Second Lieutenant, 50th Infantry Battalion
1 Sep 1918: Promoted AIF WW1, Lieutenant, 50th Infantry Battalion
27 Jan 1919: Discharged AIF WW1, Second Lieutenant, SN Officer, 50th Infantry Battalion, Appointment terminated

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Biography contributed by Paul Trevor

The two serving children of George Hyam Puiero Burn and Minnie (née Brann) Burn of Brisbane, Queensland:-

38 Pte. William Castle Burn (/explore/people/780337) - Served with the Queensland Imperial Bushmen during the Boer War;

29 / Lt. Hugh Stonor Burn - returned to Australia.