Rank and Name, Private James D. Armstrong
Unit/Placed in, 106th Infantry Regiment, 27th Infantry Division.
Private First Class Armstrong was not a member of the 106th Infantry Division, but rather a member of the 106th Infantry Regiment of the 27th Infantry Division. This division fought on Saipan, which is probably where Private Armstrong was KIA.
James was born approx. on March 23, 1917 in Williamsport, Pennsylvania.
Parents and Siblings no records available.
James enlisted in the service in New York with serial number: 20269898.
James D. Armstrong was a Private in Company E in the 106th Infantry Regiment
James was KIA in the fights at Death Valley on Jun. 25, 1944, and he is honored with the Purple Heart, Good Conduct Medal, American Campaign Medal, Army Presidential Unit Citation, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal, WW II Victory Medal.
James is buried at the Wildwood Cemetery, Williamsport, Lycoming County, Pennsylvania, U.S.A.
Air Force Info, Rolland Swank.
ABMC Website, https://abmc.gov
Marines Info, https://missingmarines.com/ Geoffrey Roecker
Seabees History Bob Smith https://seabeehf.org/
Navy Info, http://navylog.navymemorial.org
POW Info, http://www.mansell.com Dwight Rider and Wes injerd.
Philippine Info, http://www.philippine-scouts.org/ Robert Capistrano
Navy Seal Memorial, http://www.navysealmemorials.com
Family Info, https://www.familysearch.org
Medals Info, https://www.honorstates.org
Find a Grave, https://www.findagrave.com
Tank Destroyers, http://www.bensavelkoul.nl/