• Links to Oral History Sessions: Armstead, Sr., Bryson C. (March 7, 2013)
  • Conflict(s): World War II
  • Military Branch & Unit: Navy
  • Theater(s): Pacific; CBI

Bryson C. Armstead, Sr. was born in 1923 in Haddonfield, New Jersey.  He graduated from Memorial High School and worked for Campbell’s Soup before World War II.  During the war, Bryson joined the US Navy and served as a steward’s mate.  After the war, he earned a master’s degree at Temple University on the GI Bill.