Frank C. Armstrong was born on 2 February 1859 and served in the United States Army as a Surgeon in both the Indian Wars and the Philippines Insurrection. He died in the Philippines on 4 December 1899 while serving with the 32nd United States Volunteer Infantry. He was returned to the United States and buried with full military honors in Section 1 of Arlington National Cemetery.
SURGEON, 32ND U. S.
- VETERAN SERVICE DATES: Unknown
- DATE OF DEATH: 12/04/1899
- DATE OF INTERMENT: 12/04/1899
- BURIED AT: SECTION 1 SITE 314EH
ARLINGTON NATIONAL CEMETERY
Michael Robert Patterson was born in Arlington and is the son of a former officer of the US Army. So it was no wonder that sooner or later his interests drew him to American history and especially to American military history. Many of his articles can be found on renowned portals like the New York Times, Washingtonpost or Wikipedia.
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