Major Douglas James Stirling Armstrong was the son of Dr William Hunter Stirling and Beatrice Joan Armstrong, of Glasgow.
Malta 27 Jan 1941 Arrived to take over command of Field Hygiene Section from Captain J Baxter RAMC. Hygiene specialist. Officer Commanding No 57 Field Hygiene Section, with its HQ located at St John's Ditch Valletta.
Malta 24 September 1942 Officer Commanding No 57 Field Hygiene Section.
Malta 9 Sept 1942 Admitted to 45 General Hospital St Patricks. Died in hospital on 24 September aged 26 years. Buried at Pembroke Military Cemetery.
- TNA:WO 177/1517, War Diaries No 57 Field Hygiene March 1941 to June 1944.
- Biography The University of Glasgow Story.