Jeannie Elizabeth Armstrong

Wren Jeannie Elizabeth Armstrong died on 21st August 1943 at home in Belfast, Co. Antrim. She served with the Women's Royal Naval Service on HMS Caroline.


Jeannie Elizabeth Armstrong


Wren Jeannie Elizabeth Armstrong served on board the Royal Navy vessel HMS Caroline during World War Two when it was based in her hometown of Belfast, Co. Antrim.

Wren Jeannie Elizabeth Armstrong (41491) served in the Women's Royal Naval Service during World War Two. She was the daughter of Hamilton Armstrong and Elizabeth Armstrong of 16 Soudan Street, Belfast, Co. Antrim.

She died of pulmonary tuberculosis at her home on 21st August 1943 aged 22 years old. At the time of her death, she served on board HMS Caroline based in Belfast, Co. Antrim.

Jeannie Elizabeth Armstrong

WartimeNI Photo: Grave of Jeannie Elizabeth Armstrong of Belfast, Co. Antrim who served on HMS Caroline. Photo taken on tour of Belfast City Cemetery with Peter McCabe in Spring 2017. Copyright Scott Edgar - WartimeNI.

Jeannie Elizabeth Armstrong’s grave is in Glenalina Extension, Section P1, Grave 81 of Belfast City Cemetery, Belfast, Co. Antrim. Her headstone bears the inscription:

To live in the hearts of those she loved is not to die.