Private Bertram Lockley Tandy

Service number 3002, 3002A
Birth Date 1899-11-29
Birth Place Australia: New South Wales, Orange
Death Date 1917-04-19
Death Place France
Also known as Edward Ernest Bingham, Edward Ernest Bingham, Edward Ernest Bingham
Final Rank Private
Service Australian Imperial Force
Unit 20th Australian Infantry Battalion
  • First World War, 1914-1918
  • First World War, 1914-1918

Private Bertram Lockley Tandy (3002, 20th Battalion) was born in Orange, NSW on 29 November 1899. In October 1915 he enlisted in the RAN, serving as Boy 2nd Class on HMAS Tingira. He left Tingira in January 1916 and enlisted in the AIF in April 1916 under the alias of Edward Ernest Bingham. Bertram was killed in action near Noreuil on 19 April 1917, aged 17 years 5 months. He is buried in Noreuil Australian Cemetery, Picardie, France. Bertram's brother, Private Ernest Edward Tandy (6185, 21st Battalion) was also killed in action during the battle of Mont St Quentin.



Date of birth 29 November 1899
Date of enlistment 15 April 1916
Date of embarkation 26 October 1916
Date of death 19 April 1917
Date of fate 19 April 1917