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Name: Norman Taylor ARMSTRONG
Casualty No.: Ranks: Driver Initials: N T Service No.: T/171156
Date of Birth : - Place of Birth : Age at Death: 24
Unit: Royal Army Service Corps
Former Unit(s):
Place Enlisted:
Place of Residence: Greenside, Ryton on Tyne, Co. Durham.
Home Address: Heathfield Gardens, Greenside, Ryton on Tyne, Co. Durham.
Previous Address:
Civilian Employment:
How Died: Died of wounds
Date of Death: Saturday 6th December 1941
Place of Death: Egypt
Battle/Campaign:
Locally Commemorated: Ryton War Memorial, Station Bank, Ryton on Tyne, Co. Durham. Greenside War Memorial, Greenside, Ryton on Tyne, Co. Durham. St John's Church, Roll of Honour, Greenside, Ryton on Tyne, Co. Durham.
UK Commemorated: -
Overseas Commemorated: -
Buried: Halfaya Sollum War Cemetery, Egypt.
Decoration and Medals: 1939-45 Star. War Medal.
Photographs: 1
Service Records: No
Death Notice/Obituary: Newcastle Evening Chronicle, In Memoriam, 5th December, 1942.
Family Details:
Son of John Taylor Armstrong and Margaret Rebecca Armstrong, of Heathfield Gardens, Greenside, Ryton on Tyne, Co. Durham.
Notes : Norman had been a regular serving soldier in the Army before war broke out and had served in the Middle East for over two years prior to his death.
Sources Used: Commonwealth War Graves Commission Debt of Honour Register. Army Roll of Honour, 1939-45. Newcastle Evening Chronicle, Roll of Honour, 8th January, 1942.
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