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1st AM E F Burt, Fargo Military Hospital


Moonraker
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This is a page from the Fargo Hospital autograph book that I recently acquired.

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I'm puzzled about what "1st AM" might stand for; "First Assistant Matron"?? Or Burt might be a soldier-patient.

 

(And I'm not sure if the second initial is a "J".)

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An RFC/RAF rank ........ Air Mechanic 1st Class? 

 

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You get the cigar! Thanks. Entry on the AirHistory website:

 

Burt	AM1	EF				14TDS Lake Down/UK	03.12.18	inj [E1851 Avro] Seriously inj on leg when propellor started whilst sucking 

 

RFC/RAF Lake Down was three miles south of Fargo Hospital.

 

Moonraker

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  • Moonraker changed the title to 1st AM E F Burt, Fargo Military Hospital

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