We remember William John Armstrong

We remember William John Armstrong

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Timeline

Timeline

1892
sibling Alexander Armstrong Source:8732350 9th August 1892
1894
birth North Carlton, Victoria Australia Source:8732350 19th December 1894
1896
sibling Donetta Armstrong Source:8732350 1896
1900
location 25 Arnold St North Carlton Australia parents address Source:8732350 January 1900 - 1910
1910
employment Teacher Education Department Victoria Rural Victoria Australia Source:8732350 1910 - 1916
1916
enlistment Castlemaine Victoria Australia Source:8732350 24th October 1916
1917
appointments Signaller Source:8732350 March 1917 - 1918
1917
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:8732350 24th November 1917 - 31st August 1918
appointments Runner Source:8732350
service Australian Imperial Force 6276 Source:8145801
service Australian Imperial Force Private 6276 24th Btn Source:8732350
1918
death Killed in Action Killed by German High-Explosive artillery barrage, along with 15 - 20 others. Mont St Quentin France Source:8732350 31st August 1918
burial Peronne Communal Extension Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Peronne On the battlefield France IV.A7 Source:8732350

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names William John
Initials WJ
Last Name Armstrong
Source 8145801
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
25 Arnold St North Carlton Australia parents address January 1900 - 1910
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
Australian Imperial Force 6276
Australian Imperial Force 6276 24th Btn Private
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Donald Armstrong father
Miriam Fitnam mother
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Alexander Armstrong brother 9th August 1892
Donetta Armstrong sister 1896
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Fair Blue Dark
DateHeightSource
1916-10-24 5'11"

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Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

TitleConnected byMore information
Australian ANZACs from the National Archives of Australia

External Evidence

ReferenceConnected byMore information
Family History, pdf book "William John Armstrong" Paul100199
"As the Boat Broke Away" Paul100199

Multimedia

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William John Armstrong 6276 Paul100199
William in Paris Paul100199
24th Battalion Signal School, Rollestone, UK Paul100199
24th Battalion Signal School, Rollestone, UK Paul100199
Last Post Ceremony, Australian War Memorial Paul100199
William John Armstrong, 6276 Paul100199

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