Septimus Charles Burnett DCM, MM1

#7484, (6 January 1891-December 1954)
Father*William Burnett2 b. 1856, d. 9 May 1930
Mother*Eliza Ann Nichols2 b. Jun 1855, d. Jun 1934
ChartsThe Streatfields of Farningham, Kent.
Birth*6 JAN 1891 Septimus Charles Burnett DCM, MM was born on 6 JAN 1891 at Stansted, Kent, EnglandG.1 
(Witness) Residence30 MAR 1891 He lived with Eliza Ann Nichols and William Burnett at Horse & Groom, Stansted, Kent, EnglandG, together with Arthur Alfred Burnett, William John Burnett, Lydia Gertrude Burnett, Frederick Burnett and Richard Burnett.3 
(Witness) Residence30 MAR 1901 Septimus Charles Burnett DCM, MM lived with William Burnett and Eliza Ann Nichols at Priesthood Cottage, Meopham, Kent, EnglandG, together with Arthur Alfred Burnett, William John Burnett, Frederick Burnett, Richard Burnett, Clara May Burnett and Ernest Herbert Burnett.4 
Marriage*DEC 1911 Septimus Charles Burnett DCM, MM married Annie Elizabeth Woods in DEC 1911 at St Margaret's at Cliffe, Kent, EnglandG.5 
Milit-Beg*30 AUG 1912 Septimus Charles Burnett DCM, MM began military service on 30 AUG 1912 at Chatham, Kent, EnglandG.6 
Milit-End*15 SEP 1916 He ended military service on 15 SEP 1916, record notes transfer to Army in 1916.7 
Milit-Beg16 SEP 1916 He began military service on 16 SEP 1916 at Kent, EnglandG.8 
AWArd*17 SEP 1917 He was awarded 'the Military Medal' on 17 SEP 1917 at FranceG.8 
AWArd22 OCT 1917 He was awarded 'the DCM for conspicuous gallantry and devotion to duty during an enemy attack.' on 22 OCT 1917 at FranceG.9,10 
Residence*1918 He and Annie Elizabeth Woods lived at 16 Chapel Street, Guildford, Surrey, EnglandG.11 
Milit-End11 JUN 1919 Septimus Charles Burnett DCM, MM ended military service on 11 JUN 1919 at Guildford, Surrey, EnglandG.12 
Marriage*MAR 1921 He married Esther Alice Ambrose in MAR 1921 at Gravesend, Kent, EnglandG.13 
Death*DEC 1954 Septimus Charles Burnett DCM, MM died in DEC 1954 at Chatham, KentG, aged 63.14 

Family 1

Annie Elizabeth Woods b. 31 Mar 1889
Marriage*DEC 1911 He married Annie Elizabeth Woods in DEC 1911 at St Margaret's at Cliffe, KentG.5 
Children

Family 2

Esther Alice Ambrose b. Dec 1893, d. Dec 1949
Marriage*MAR 1921 Septimus Charles Burnett DCM, MM married Esther Alice Ambrose in MAR 1921 at Gravesend, KentG.13 
Children
Last Edited3 Nov 2017

Citations

  1. [S96] England & Wales Birth Index 1916-2005, birth, Malling, Kent, Jan-Mar 1891, vol 2a 672.
  2. [S35] Extracted from the 1901 census, age & place.
  3. [S46] Extracted from the 1891 census.
  4. [S35] Extracted from the 1901 census.
  5. [S69] England & Wales Marriages 1538-1940, marriage, Annie E Woods & Septimus C Burnett, Dover, Kent, Oct-Dec 1911, vol 2a 2453.
  6. [S116] UK Royal Navy, 12 year engagement; Septimus Charles Burnett, K16011. Stoker 1. birth date wrong.
  7. [S116] UK Royal Navy, 12 year engagement; Septimus Charles Burnett, K16011. Stoker 1.
  8. [S77] British Army records, 4th London, The Queens Royal West Surrey Regiment, no 22129, medal awards, Star, British, Victory, MM, DCM.
  9. [S77] British Army records, 6th Btn, The Queens (Royal West Surrey) Regiment, no 22129, medal awards, Star, British, Victory, MM, DCM.
  10. [S77] British Army records, Citations of the Distinguished Conduct Medal, 22129, Pte (L/Cpl.) S.C Burnett, Royal West Surrey Regiment, (Guildford) LG 26 Jan 1918. page 164.
  11. [S103] Unknown author, "City Directories", Surrey Electoral Roll, Guildford 1918, p 3.
  12. [S116] UK Royal Navy, 12 year engagement; Septimus Charles Burnett, K16011. Stoker 1. End date on Navy records.
  13. [S69] England & Wales Marriages 1538-1940, marriage; Septimus C Burnett & Esther A Ambrose, Medway, Kent, Jan-Mar 1921, vol 2a 1601.
  14. [S78] England & Wales Death Index 1916-2005, death, age 63, Chatham, Kent, Dec 1954, vol 5b 299.
  15. [S17] BMD indices, birth, Dover, Kent, Apr-Jun 1912, vol 2a 2093.
  16. [S96] England & Wales Birth Index 1916-2005, birth, Guildford, Surrey, Apr-Jun 1917, vol 2a 145, mother Woods.
  17. [S96] England & Wales Birth Index 1916-2005, birth, Guildford, Surrey, Jan-Mar 1919, vol 2a 140, mother Woods.
  18. [S96] England & Wales Birth Index 1916-2005, birth, Medway, Kent, Jul-Sep 1922, vol 2a 1332. mother Ambrose.
  19. [S96] England & Wales Birth Index 1916-2005, birth, Medway, Kent, Jan-Mar 1925, vol 2a 1145. mother Ambrose.
  20. [S96] England & Wales Birth Index 1916-2005, birth, Medway, Kent, Jul-Sep 1926, vol 2a 1243. mother Ambrose.
  21. [S96] England & Wales Birth Index 1916-2005, birth, Medway, Kent, Apr-Jun 1928, vol 2a 1244. mother Ambrose.
  22. [S96] England & Wales Birth Index 1916-2005, birth, Medway, Kent, Jan-Mar 1931, vol 2a 1260. mother Ambrose.
  23. [S96] England & Wales Birth Index 1916-2005, birth, Medway, Kent, Apr-Jun 1932, vol 2a 1386. mother Ambrose.
  24. [S96] England & Wales Birth Index 1916-2005, birth, Medway, Kent, Apr-Jun 1933, vol 2a 1292. mother Ambrose.
  25. [S96] England & Wales Birth Index 1916-2005, birth, Medway, Kent, Apr-Jun 1935, vol 2a 1378. mother Ambrose.
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