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WE RECORD with regret the death of Frederick Burnett, founder and chairman of Vickers Motor Body Company. After a prolonged illness Mr Burnett died on December 9 at the age of 67.
His working life was spent within the motor transport industry, serving the family groups of companies. Before the war he managed the family transport and coach interests A. Burnett & Sons. After the war he served a short period with the Royal Blue Garages who held Commer, Perkins and Seddon franchises, and then became general manager of Vickers Motor Body.