1Lt Patrick Mcgreal Armstrong Jr.

1Lt Patrick Mcgreal Armstrong Jr.

Birth
Tarrant County, Texas, USA
Death 18 Nov 1945 (aged 25)
At Sea
Burial Manila, Capital District, National Capital Region, Philippines
Memorial ID 56748363 · View Source
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Son of Patrick M Armstrong, Sr and Elizabeth Fleming Armstrong.

ID: 0-429512
Entered the Service From: Luling, Texas
Rank: First Lieutenant

Service: U.S. Army Air Forces, 36th Pursuit Squadron, 8th Pursuit Group

Went missing : Sunday, May 2, 1942*
Declared Dead: November 18, 1945

Memorialized at: Manila American Cemetery
Location: Fort Bonifacio, Manila, Philippines

Awards: Air Medal, Purple Heart

*Note from Russ Pickett - # 46575736: Lt Armstrong was "one of the "few" pilots that was able to takeoff from Bataan in the Japanese take over"


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  • Maintained by: Paula J
  • Originally Created by: War Graves
  • Added: 8 Aug 2010
  • Find a Grave Memorial 56748363
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for 1Lt Patrick Mcgreal Armstrong Jr. (2 Mar 1920–18 Nov 1945), Find a Grave Memorial no. 56748363, citing Manila American Cemetery and Memorial, Manila, Capital District, National Capital Region, Philippines ; Maintained by Paula J (contributor 46489742) .