Regimental number16003
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
AddressPetersham, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, William Armstrong, 35 Yule Street, Petersham, Sydney, New South Wales
Previous military service36th Infantry
Enlistment date8 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit nameAustralian Wireless Squadron 1, Reinforcement 4
AWM Embarkation Roll number22/16/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board RMS Mooltan on 22 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Wireless Signal Column
FateReturned to Australia 22 March 1919
Family/military connectionsBrothers: 2017 Sapper George ARMSTRONG, MM, 1st Field Company Engineers, returned to Australia, 15 May 1919; 14266 Sapper Herbert ARMSTRONG, 1st Australian Wireless Squadron, returned to Australia, 27 March 1918; 7439 Sgt Clifford ARMSTRONG, 13th Bn, returned to Australia, 31 January 1918.
Other detailsMedals: British War Medal, Victory Medal