William Eric ARMSTRONG

ARMSTRONG, William Eric

Service Number: WX9761
Enlisted: 6 December 1940
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: Not yet discovered
Born: Perth, Western Australia, 15 September 1913
Home Town: Not yet discovered
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Not yet discovered
Died: Died at sea (Montevideo Maru), South China Sea, 1 July 1942, aged 28 years
Cemetery: Rabaul (Bita Paka) War Cemetery, Papua New Guinea
Panel 12, Rabaul Memorial, Rabaul, East New Britain, Papua New Guinea
Memorials: Australian Commando Memorial, Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Ballarat Australian Ex-Prisoners of War Memorial, Rabaul Memorial, Rabaul Montevideo Maru Memorial
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World War 2 Service

3 Sep 1939: Involvement Private, WX9761
6 Dec 1940: Enlisted Claremont, Western Australia
6 Dec 1940: Enlisted Australian Military Forces (Army WW2), Private, WX9761

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1 Independan Company

Rank - Private

Son of William Joseph and Ellen Elizabeth Armstrong, of Maylands, Western Australia.