PERSONALIA
 
Name:  Armstrong Sr., John Leroy "Jack" (Service number: O-756441)
Date of birth: July 19th, 1922 (Orange County/California, United States)
Date of death:  September 5th, 1954 (Ohio, United Statess)
Nationality:  American
BIOGRAPHY: 
Major John Armstrong Sr. flew Lockheed P-38 Lightnings and North American P-51 Mustangs with the 79th Fighter Squadron during the Second World War. He was shot down and taken to Stalag Luft I on 28 August 1944.
     
PURPLE HEART
Unit: 79th Fighter Squadron, 20th Fighter Group, 8th Air Force
 
     
PRISONER OF WAR MEDAL
Unit: 79th Fighter Squadron, 20th Fighter Group, 8th Air Force
 
     
EUROPEAN-AFRICAN-MIDDLE EASTERN CAMPAIGN MEDAL
 
     
WORLD WAR TWO VICTORY MEDAL
 
     
PILOT WING
 

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Stalag Luft I
 
 
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Information source(s):   - https://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr
- John Leroy Armstrong | American Air Museum in Britain
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