JOHN H. ARMSTRONG, JR., LCDR, USN
From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall
John Armstrong, Jr. '30
Date of birth: October 6, 1907
Date of death: August 9, 1942
From the 1930 Lucky Bag:
John was lost on August 9, 1942, when USS Jarvis (DD 393) was sunk by Japanese aircraft near Guadalcanal. He was the ship's executive officer.