Papers, photographs and maps relating to the invasions of Sicily and Italy, including the war diary of 41 Royal Marines Commando, 1943.
BURTON, Capt John George (1921-1978)
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 99 KCLMA Burton
- Dates of Creation1943
- Language of MaterialEnglish
- Physical Description2 files
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
Born 1921; served World War Two, 1939-1945; Lt and Intelligence Officer in 41 Royal Marines Commando during the invasion of Sicily and Salerno; Capt; died 1978.
Chronologically as above.
Conditions Governing Access
Open, subject to signature of reader's undertaking form.
Presented to the Centre by the family in 1987.
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Conditions Governing Use
Copies, subject to the condition of the original, may be supplied for research use only. Requests to publish original material should be submitted to the Trustees of the Liddell Hart Centre for Military Archives, attention of the Director of Archive Services.