Temporary Captain Hutchison Burt , Lieutenant 231543,
The Royal Norfolk Regt,Special Service Troops, 4 Cdo
Date of Action: 6th June, 1944. Captain Burt displayed outstanding leadership and courage in assaulting the Battery at Ouistreham and pressing home the assault in the face of heavy defensive fire. Captain Burt's Troop sustained heavy casualties in this attack, but he rallied them and carried them through. In subsequent operations, Capt Burt has shown great skill and resource.
London Gazette 31.08.44.