Armfelt, Otto Mauritz Wilhelm. Pte, 2355586

From Höreda, Eksjö, Sweden, born 9th of April 1895

Joined: 6th of November 1917 (one year before his death) Age 22.

Taken on Strenght: 8th of April 1918, 14th Bn, and then transferred to 2nd Canadian Mounted Rifles Bn.

Fought in: 2nd Canadian Mounted Rifles Bn

Circumstances of death:

Killed in Action 6th of November 1918, when in his unit billets between the area of Quivrechain, France, and Hensies, Belgium. He died almost immidiately after have been hit by shrapnel from a high explosive grenade.

Awarded: British War medal and Victory Medal

Buried: At the Qievrain Communal Cemetery, Belgium.