RAF Broadwell Major Armstrong

Major Frederick Armstrong



Major Frederick, Robert, Armstrong (FBA) HYNDS, M.C. 'C' Company lst. Batt. Royal Ulster Rifles.

6th. Airlanding Brigade (Horsa Glider)

6th. Airborne Division (Normandy 'D' Day 6th. June 1944).

Born on 26 January 1903 at Belfast, N.  Ireland.

Died 16 July 1983 at Belfast, N. Ireland - Age 80.

Buried in family grave, Carnmoney Cemetery, Whiteabbey, Belfast.

This photo was taken late summer 1942 as he is wearing his; maroon beret and his Indian Service Medal. He won his M.C in Normandy and later he would also be wearing the 1939/4 Star, the France/Germany Star, the Defence Medal and the 1939/4 War Medal. a total of 6 medals.


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