Bertram Meryl Hoffmeister
Bertram Meryl "Bert" Hoffmeister (born in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, on May, 15 1907) is a Canadian soldier. Born in Vancouver, British Columbia, he was a sales manager with the Canadian White Pine Co. Ltd. in Vancouver. He enlisted with the Non-Permanent Active Militia (the Canadian Army Reserve Force) in 1927. He was promoted Captain in 1934. He is yet little-known to the public opinion but is very known in Canadian military circles for being a proponent for tank doctrines.