|Date of birth|
|Place of birth||Clear Hills, near Palinup, Western Australia|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Address||Katanning, Western Australia|
|Age at embarkation||18|
|Next of kin||Father, Charles Edward Armstrong, Katanning, Western Australia|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll|
|Place of enlistment||Blackboy Hill, Western Australia|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||44th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/61/3|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A30 Borda on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Lance Corporal|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||44th Battalion|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
|Miscellaneous information from|
|Parents: Charles Edward and Emma Jane ARMSTRONG|
War service: Western Front
Embarked Fremantle, 29 June 1917; disembarked Plymouth, England, 25 August 1917; marched into 11th Training Bn, Sutton Mandeville, 5 November 1917.
Proceeded overseas to France, 18 December 1917; marched into Australian Intermediate Base Depot, Rouelles, 19 December 1917.
Proceeded to unit, 20 December 1917; taken on strength of 44th Bn, in the field, 1 January 1918.
Detached to 33rd Bn, 19 March 1918.
Admitted to No 10 Australian Field Ambulance, 26 June 1918 (pyrexia, not yet diagnosed); transferred to No 5 Casualty Clearing Station, 26 June 1918; to No 1 South African General Hospital, Abbeville, 3 July 1918 (influenza); discharged, 17 July 1918; rejoined unit, 20 July 1918.
Promoted Lance Corporal, 17 November 1918.
On leave to United Kingdom, 5 December 1918; rejoined unit, 21 December 1918.
Detached to No 11 Australian Field Ambulance, 4 April 1919.
Proceeded to England for return to Australia, 23 April 1919; marched into No 3 Group, Codford, 29 April 1919.
Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Somali', 1 June 1919; disembarked Fremantle, 8 July 1919; discharged Perth (termination of period of enlistment), 8 August 1919.
Medals: British War Medal, Victory MedalDeath attributed to war service.
|Date of death|
|Age at death||43|
|Place of burial||Karrakatta Cemetery, Perth, Western Australia|
|Sources||NAA: B2455, ARMSTRONG Francis Edward|