Rank and Name, Private Richard C. Armstrong.
Unit/Placed in, 511th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 11th Airborne Division “Angels”.
Richard is born approx. on 1925 in Oklahoma.
Father, John R. Armstrong.
Mother, Mary Armstrong.
Sister(s), Wanda J. Armstrong.
Richard enlisted the service in Oklahoma with service number # 38404854.
Richard was KIA during the fights with the Japanese over Manila on June 2, 1945, he is honored with a Purple Heart with Oak Leaf Cluster, Good Conduct Medal, Marksman Ship Badge, Combat Infantry Badge, American Campaign Medal, Presidential Unit Citation, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal, WW II Victory Medal.
Richard is buried/mentioned at Manila American Cemetery and Memorial Manila, Metro Manila, National Capital Region, Philippines.
Walls of the missing.
Jean Louis Vijgen, WW2-Pacific Website.
Air Force Info, Rolland Swank.
ABMC Website, https://abmc.gov
Navy Info, http://navylog.navymemorial.org
POW Info, http://www.mansell.com Dwight Rider and Wes injerd.
Family Info, https://www.familysearch.org
Marines Info, https://missingmarines.com/ Geoffrey Roecker
Medals Info, https://www.honorstates.org
Philippine Info, http://www.philippine-scouts.org/
Find a Grave, https://www.findagrave.com