Armes, George Arthur (Private, b.? - d.1916)

Accession Number 1DRL/0051
Collection type Private Record
Record type Collection
Measurement 1 wallet: 1 cm
Object type Postcard, Letters, Photograph
Maker Armes, George Arthur
Place made Australia: Western Australia, Fremantle, United Kingdom: England
Date made 1916
Access Open
Related File This file can be copied or viewed via the Memorial’s Reading Room. AWM93 12/11/535
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain

Copying Provisions Copying permitted subject to physical condition

Collection relating to the service of 569A Private George Arthur Armes, 28 Battalion, England, 1916. Collection includes photographs of the departure of 44 Battalion from Fremantle, WA, and postcards written by Armes to his wife, Lilian, from training camps in England. Postcards are scenes of Cape Town; London; Plymouth, and Salisbury.

History / Summary

Biographical note: 569A Private George Arthur Armes, 28 Battalion Australian Infantry. Killed in action, France, 3 November 1916. Age 33. Son of Isaac and Alice Armes; husband of Lilian Armes, of 149 Palmerston St., Perth, Western Australia. Native of Middlesbrough, England.