Reference Entry

Armitage, Sir Robert Perceval (1906-1990), colonial governor

C. A. Baker

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:


Armitage, Sir Robert Perceval (1906-1990), colonial governor, was born on 21 December 1906 at Nungumbaukum, Madras, India, the first of two children of Frank Armitage (1872-1955) of the Indian police and his wife, Muriel (1879-1963), the daughter of the Revd Frederic Louis Byrde and his wife, Christiana Nattle Grigg. He ...

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