short hyphen reverse, one bar, Ava (Asst Surgn Benjn Burt, Field Hospl). Light toning, very fine. (1)
James Burt was born on 4 June 1793, was Hospital Assistant to the forces 7 June 1813; Assistant Surgeon with 9th Foot 4 Sept 1823; Surgeon 78th Foot 29 July 1836; 16th Dragoons 3 Oct 1845. He died at Fort William Calcutta 27 May 1846. Served in the Peninsula and in U.S.A. 1815.