Joseph Armstrong (1906 - 1945)

Joseph Armstrong
1906 - 1945
updated February 06, 2019
Joseph Armstrong was born around 1906. He died on March 24, 1945 at age 39.

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Joseph Armstrong

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Joseph

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'4530041' Reichswald Forest War Cemetery, in 1st

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Service number: Germany
Rank: Private
Regiment: the Glider Pilot Regiment
Unit/ship/squadron: A.a.c.

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Joseph Armstrong passed away on March 24, 1945 at 39 years old. He was buried in '4530041' Reichswald Forest War Cemetery, 1st. He was born around 1906. We have no information about Joseph's family.
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1906 - 1945 World Events

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In 1906, in the year that Joseph Armstrong was born, author Upton Sinclair exposed the public-health threat of the meat-packing industry in his book The Jungle. While his intent was to show the lives of exploited lives of immigrants in Chicago and other industrialized cities, most people were horrified by how the meat that ended up on their tables was handled. There was such an outcry that legislation was passed to regulate meat packing. Sinclair said " "I aimed at the public's heart, and by accident I hit it in the stomach."

In 1910, Joseph was just 4 years old when Angel Island, which is in San Francisco Bay, became the immigration center for Asians entering U.S. It was often referred to as "The Ellis Island of the West". Due to restrictive laws against Chinese immigration, many immigrants spent years on the island.

In 1927, he was 21 years old when aviator and media darling Charles Lindbergh, age 25, made the first successful solo TransAtlantic flight. "Lucky Lindy" took off from Long Island in New York and flew to Paris, covering  3,600 statute miles and flying for 33 1⁄2-hours. His plane "The Spirit of St. Louis" was a fabric-covered, single-seat, single-engine "Ryan NYP" high-wing monoplane designed by both Lindbergh and the manufacturer's chief engineer.

In 1937, he was 31 years old when on May 28th, the San Francisco Golden Gate Bridge opened to cars. Taking 5 years to build, the 4,200-foot-long suspension bridge was an engineering marvel of its time - 11 men died during construction. The "international orange" color was chosen because it resisted rust and fading. To the present, it is the symbol of the City that is known throughout the world.

In 1945, in the year of Joseph Armstrong's passing, on April 12th, Harry S. Truman sworn in as President of the United States at 7p in Washington, D.C. His first term lasted 3 years and 283 days - then he ran for re-election.

Other Biographies

Other Joseph Armstrongs

around 1897 - Aug 12, 1917
Unknown - May 23, 1917
around 1914 - May 9, 1943
around 1894 - Jul 16, 1916
Unknown - Sep 19, 1916
around 1895 - May 24, 1943
Unknown - Jun 7, 1944
around 1925 - Aug 3, 1942
around 1905 - Aug 10, 1944
Unknown - Nov 16, 1914
around 1907 - Mar 14, 1941
Unknown - Aug 24, 1941
Unknown - Sep 3, 1916
Unknown - Jul 1, 1940
around 1920 - Oct 17, 1944
around 1895 - Oct 12, 1916
around 1915 - Oct 30, 1944
around 1887 - Dec 24, 1917
around 1912 - Jun 29, 1940
around 1919 - Nov 9, 1945

Other Armstrongs

Unknown - Apr 15, 1917
around 1917 - Sep 7, 1942
around 1917 - May 28, 1940
around 1921 - Apr 11, 1943
around 1904 - Jul 21, 1944
around 1920 - Apr 23, 1942
around 1928 - May 3, 1941
around 1896 - Dec 15, 1940
around 1916 - Mar 10, 1944
Unknown - Aug 30, 1943
around 1919 - Nov 9, 1945
around 1912 - Jun 29, 1940
around 1887 - Dec 24, 1917
around 1915 - Oct 30, 1944
around 1895 - Oct 12, 1916
around 1920 - Oct 17, 1944
Unknown - Jul 1, 1940
Unknown - Sep 3, 1916
Unknown - Aug 24, 1941
around 1907 - Mar 14, 1941

Other Bios

Unknown - Apr 15, 1917
around 1917 - Sep 7, 1942
around 1917 - May 28, 1940
around 1921 - Apr 11, 1943
around 1904 - Jul 21, 1944
around 1920 - Apr 23, 1942
around 1928 - May 3, 1941
around 1896 - Dec 15, 1940
around 1916 - Mar 10, 1944
Unknown - Aug 30, 1943
around 1919 - Nov 9, 1945
around 1912 - Jun 29, 1940
around 1887 - Dec 24, 1917
around 1915 - Oct 30, 1944
around 1895 - Oct 12, 1916
around 1920 - Oct 17, 1944
Unknown - Jul 1, 1940
Unknown - Sep 3, 1916
Unknown - Aug 24, 1941
around 1907 - Mar 14, 1941
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