Armitage, Alban (Private, b.? - d.1917)

Place Europe: France
Accession Number 1DRL/0052
Collection type Private Record
Record type Collection
Measurement 1 wallet: 1 cm
Object type Letters
Maker Armitage, Alban
Place made France
Date made 1917
Access Open
Related File This file can be copied or viewed via the Memorial’s Reading Room. AWM93 12/11/542
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
Copyright

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain

Copying Provisions Copying permitted subject to physical condition
Description

Collection relating to the service of 541 Private Alban Armitage, 11 Machine Gun Company, France, 1917. Collection includes letters written by Armitage while on active service in France, to his wife.

History / Summary

Biographical note: 541 Private Alban Armitage, 11 Company, Machine Gun Corps, AIF. Killed in action, France, 31 July 1917. Age 36. Son of George and Mary Armitage; husband of Pearl Ella Lillie Armitage, of 125 Edwin St., Croydon, New South Wales. Native of Sheffield, England.