BURNS, Charles

Rank: 
Gunner
Unit/Base: 
Regiment/Corps: 
Royal Artillery
Service: 
Army
Service numbers: 
.1612571
Died : 
Monday, September 13, 1943
Killed in action or died of wounds
Age: 
23
Cemetery/Memorial: 
Operations: 
Local Roll of Honour: 
Gunner Charles Burns, 6 troop, died [1] during operations at Dragone Hill, Salerno. He was buried as far as is known by the 6th Yorks and Lancs on the forward slope of hill [2].
 
Sources
[1] CWGC.
[2] 2 Commando Casualties Salerno document below.
 
Notes
In the document below against the death and burial of Fus W. Davies it adds " (see 1612571. Pte. Burns. C. ) "
 
Primary Roll of Honour: 

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