They shall grow not old, as we that are left grow old:
Age shall not weary them, nor the years condemn.
At the going down of the sun and in the morning,
We will remember them.


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Details for J Armitt

Warrant Number:66
Gender: Male
Age Group:Adult
Date of Birth: Unknown
Date of Death: 30 December 1959 (Wednesday)
Date of Burial:Unknown
Cemetery: Ruatoria
Block: RUARS
Plot #: 26
Map Location:View on Map
Inscription:NZEF Great War Veteran 48426 Pte. J.S. ARMITT, Wellington Regt., died 30 December 1959 aged 81 years.

Picture of Ruatoria cemetery, block RUARS, plot 26. Picture of Ruatoria cemetery, block RUARS, plot 26.