Ian Douglas Armstrong Unknown date of birth - Died 11 December 1941 PDF Print Share Key details Contribute › Service number14817 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Last rankCorporal AWMM20 Infantry Battalion AWMM WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM Lay a poppy Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesIan Douglas AWMM SurnameArmstrong AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number14817 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe Religion Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Date of birth Place of birth Birth notes Occupation before enlistmentWW2 Insurance Clerk AWMM Post war occupation Address before enlistmentUnknown PO Box 82, Christchurch, New Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationMrs J.E. Armstrong (father), Akaroa, Banks Peninsula, Canterbury, New Zealand AWMM Relationship statusUnknown Single AWMM Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM CampaignsNorth Africa AWMM ForceArmy AWMM Service number14817 AWMM Military service Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW2 Unknown AWMMChristchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand AWMM Age on enlistment Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW2 Corporal AWMM; Infantry Reinforcements AWMM; Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force AWMM Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notesDied of wounds, Cause of Death AWMM Last known rank Contribute › Last rankCorporal AWMM20 Infantry Battalion AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Ian Armstrong was the son of Joseph Armstrong and of Evelyn Armstrong (nee Johnston), of Akaroa, Canterbury, New Zealand. AWMM Death About death Contribute › Age at death22 AWMM Date of death11 December 1941 AWMM Cause of deathDied of wounds AWMM Place of deathEgypt AWMM Death notesEgypt AWMM Cemetery nameEl Alamein War Cemetery, Egypt AWMM Grave referenceXXX. D. 12. AWMM Memorial name Memorial reference Obituary Roll of Honour Remember Ian Douglas Armstrong by laying a poppy. Hugh Crossle Armstrong I. C. Armstrong Ian Douglas Armstrong Ivan Theodore Armstrong Jack Ernest Armstrong Lay a poppy for 2015 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Ian Douglas Armstrong Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External linksGlue, W.A. & Pringle, D.J.C. (1957). 20 Battalion and Armoured Regiment. Wellington, Historical Publications Branch. Digital copy.http://nzetc.victoria.ac.nz/tm/scholarly/tei-WH2-20Ba.htmlSources UsedCommonwealth War Graves Commission.http://www.cwgc.orgSources Used DocumentsSecond New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1941). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 3 (Embarkations from 1st July, 1940 to 31st March, 1941). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMMWW2 3: WW2 18 AWMMPringle, D., & Glue, W. (1957). 20 Battalion and Armoured Regiment. Wellington, N.Z.: Department of Internal Affairs, War History Branch. AWMMGlue, W.A. & Pringle, D.J.C. (1957). 20 Battalion and Armoured Regiment. Wellington, Historical Publications Branch AWMM Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.