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Armstrong, N., A/Smn., 1941

Photo : Washington Library

On Portsmouth Naval Memorial is the name of P/JX 158626 Able Seaman, Norman Armstrong, Royal Navy who died on the 24/05/1941.

Norman was born on the 5th July 1922 in Usworth, Co Durham to Robert and Charlotte Armstrong, of Washington, County Durham. He was trained at H.M.S. Caledonia after entering the Navy. Norman was 18 years old at the time of his loss.

Norman Armstrong is remembered in Usworth on U9.05 in Washington W96.01 and in our List of Ships’ crews.

H.M.S. Hood Roll of Honour
The CWGC entry for Able Seaman Armstrong

If you know more about this person, please send the details to janet@newmp.org.uk