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Bertram Everard ARMIT

Regimental number671
Place of birthCamboon Queensland
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationMerchandise clerk
AddressStanley Street, North Ward, Townsville, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinMother, Mrs Johanna Agnes Armit, Stanley Street, North Ward, Townsville, Queensland
Enlistment date31 July 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameMachine Gun Company 7, Reinforcement 12
AWM Embarkation Roll number24/12/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A29 Suevic on 21 June 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Machine Gun Battalion
FateKilled in Action 17 April 1918
Age at death from cemetery records28
Place of burialWarloy-Baillon Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot II, Row F, Grave No. 7), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
175
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Richard and Johanna ARMIT, Stanley Street, Townsville, Queensland
Family/military connectionsBrothers: 62 Pte Richard John Edward ARMIT, 5th Light Horse Regiment Machine Gun Section, returned to Australia, 7 January 1919; 3047 Pte Harold Philip ARMIT, 5th Light Horse Regiment, returned to Australia, 12 July 1919; 494 Pte Ernest Francis ARMIT, DCM, MC, 26th Bn, effective abroad (still overseas).

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