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Stanley Russell ARMSTRONG

Regimental number105
Place of birthDon, Tasmania
SchoolState School, Tasmania
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressElliott via Burnie, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, James Armstrong, Elliott via Burnie, Tasmania
Enlistment date8 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name40th Battalion, A Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/57/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Hobart, Tasmania, on board HMAT A35 Berrima on 1 July 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll40th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 1 September 1918
Place of death or woundingFrance
Age at death25
Age at death from cemetery records25
Place of burialSuzanne Military Cemetery No. 3 (Plot I, Row E, Grave No. 18), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
132
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: James and Frances ARMSTRONG, Elliott, Tasmania
Family/military connectionsBrother to the late Pte E J Armstrong 49th Battalion.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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