Biography

Final rank: Lieutenant Colonel
Conflict: First World War, 1914-1918

Rolls and Awards

First World War Embarkation Roll

  • Rank: Captain
  • Date of embarkation: 20 October 1914
  • Place of embarkation: Adelaide

Collection Items

Digitised Collection

Letterbook for Harold Edwin Salisbury Armitage, 1916-1918

Transcribed letterbook relating to the First World War service of Captain Harold Edwin Salisbury Armitage, 50th Battalion. The original letters were written whilst serving in Mudros and France and sent by Harold Armitage to his parents between 5 June 1916 and 10 January 1918. The letters describe...

RCDIG0000398

Timeline

Date of embarkation 1914-10-20
Other 1917-05-11 - 1917-06-23 Commanding Officer of the 10th Battalion.
Other 1918-03-30 - 1918-05-11 Commanding Officer of the 10th Battalion.
Date returned to Australia 1918-07-31