|The title of this article is conjecture based on information revealed in the A Song of Ice and Fire novels or related material and may be subject to change.
During the War of the Five Kings, Ser Burton fought and killed Lord Beric Dondarrion, leader of the Brotherhood Without Banners, crushing his helm and skull with a mace. However, Thoros of Myr would eventually revive Beric.
In the books
In the A Song of Ice and Fire novels, Ser Burton is the brother of Lord Roland Crakehall. He pursues and kills Lord Beric, only for the outlaw leader to be resurrected. Beric then leads an ambush and slaughters Burton and his column of soldiers.