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2nd Bn, Royal Berkshire Regiment - Soldier's Account or 'Small' book for Private Alfred Burton. Burton enlisted on the 12th of April 1883 at Reading and spent seven years in the army and five years in the Reserve. The document covers the period 1883 to 1891. Burton served in Egypt, Gibraltar and Malta. Inside the Book information is given concering his personal description, Services Abroad, Good Conduct Pay, Campaigns and Actions, Medals Awarded, Army Certificates of Education (he received a Third Class Certificate on the 27th of August 1883 which was signed by Lieutenant Colonel F J Ready and a Second Class certificate received on the 4th October 1886 signed by Major E L Dickson), information concerning his Next of Kin and Will and a section dedicated to Monthly Settlements, Clothing Account and Savings Bank Account

Person(s): Burton, A, Private;


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