PERSONALIA
 
Name:  Armstrong, Ralph William
Date of birth: Unknown
Nationality:  British
     
BRITISH EMPIRE MEDAL (BEM & EGM)
Unit: Apprentice
Awarded on: September 29th, 1942
Action: Citation:
"The ship was attacked by Japanese bombers in Far Eastern waters. She was hit, and set on fire. Apprentice Armstrong, aged 17, was to the fore in fire-fighting and showed courage when bringing out two men from the wrecked accommodation."
Details: Civil Division.
LG 35722/4223.
 
 
 
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Information source(s):   - Third Supplement to The London Gazette of 25th September 1942, Issue 35722, dated 29th September 1942
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