Born: 18 March 1891 in Newington, London and baptised 27 September 1891 at St. Mary`s Parish Church, Newington, Southwark.
Family: He was eldest of 3 children born to Ralph Henry Burgess, a silk mercer and tailor, and his wife Martha Peabody Burgess (nee Harris). He married Mabel Emma Wardle 19 July 1917 at Bronington Parish Church, Flintshire, Wales. The couple had one son Philip G. born 1920 in Warwickshire.
Residence: At the time of his baptism the address for Norman`s family was given as 33 Faunce Street, Newington, London. On the 1901 and 1911 Censuses he was living with his grandmother at 23 St. Mary`s Street, Whitchurch, Shropshire. This was also the address stated on the Autumn 1919 Absent Voters List for Whitchurch. By 1939 his residence was The Croft, Somerford Road, Christchurch, Hampshire. On the National Probate Register for 1974 his address was 16 Rook Hill Road, Friars Cliff, Christchurch.
Employment: In 1911 Norman was an apprentice chemist and in 1939 a chemist.
Died: 26 December 1974, in Christchurch, Dorset, aged 83.
Regiment: Royal Army Medical Corps
Service Number: 448936
Date of Enlistment: Not known
Date of Discharge: Not known
Reason for Discharge: Demobilisation