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Carl Armstrong
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Birth: Jun. 17, 1920
Death: Oct. 22, 2007

Major League Baseball Player. A native of Cartersville, Georgia, he joined the Chicago Cubs in 1941, where he played in the outfield because of his strength as a batter. He was known for yelling, "Yetta boy, kid," from the opening pitch until the last man was out. He enlisted in the Army Air Corps the day after the bombing of Pearl Harbor and served as a Sergeant in the 3704th Army Air Force Base Unit, stationed in San Marcos, Texas. He was honorably discharged at Maxwell Field, Alabama, on December 10, 1945. After the war, he returned to the field, playing baseball in throughout the United States and Cuba.

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  Berta Lou Marie Benoit Armstrong (1926 - 2013)*
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Big Woods Cemetery
Calcasieu Parish
Louisiana, USA
GPS (lat/lon): 30.26893, -93.5069
Created by: Annette Berksan
Record added: Dec 28, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 32450279
Carl Armstrong
Added by: Annette Berksan
Carl Armstrong
Added by: Annette Berksan
Carl Armstrong
Added by: Annette Berksan
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- Neil B (John 3:16)
 Added: Dec. 10, 2010
In honor of my grandson who loves the sport.
 Added: Dec. 28, 2008
May you rest in peace.
- db
 Added: Dec. 28, 2008

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