Canadian Virtual War Memorial

John Douglas Armstrong

In memory of
Lieutenant
John Douglas Armstrong
April 9, 1917
Vimy Ridge, France

Military Service:

Age:
28
Force:
Army
Unit:
Canadian Engineers
Division:
11th Field Coy.
Honours and Awards:
Mentioned in Despatches

Additional Information:

Son of Jean W. Armstrong, of Ottawa, Ontario, and Rev. W. D. Armstrong, M.A., Ph.D., D.D.

Commemorated on Page 192 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information:

Cemetery:
VILLERS STATION CEMETERY ; Pas de Calais, France
Grave Reference:
VII. J. 35.
Location:
Villers-au-Bois is a village in the Department of the Pas-de-Calais, 11 kilometres north-west of Arras. The VILLERS STATION CEMETERY is about 2 kilometres north-west of the village.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

Send us your images
  • Photo of J.D Armstrong – Lt. J.D Armstrong
France
December 14, 1916
  • Honor Roll – From the "McGill Honour Roll, 1914-1918".  McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, 1926.
  • Grave Marker – Photo courtesy of Wilf Schofield, England
  • Memorial – John Douglas Armstrong was a competitive rower (canoe) with the Britannia club in Ottawa.  He is remembered in the Britannia Yacht Club War Memorial, Baskins Beach, Ottawa, Ontario.
  • Memorial – A memorial tablet at St Andrew's Church in Ottawa is dedicated to the members of the Congregation who served and those lives sacrificed in World War I.
  • Memorial – St Andrew's Church Ottawa WWI memorial
  • Roll of honour – Lisgar Collegiate Institute yearbook 1919
  • Memorial – Lisgar Collegiate Institute honour roll
  • Newspaper Clipping
  • Newspaper Clipping

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