||John H. Armstrong died July 28,
His family graciously opened his home for a last layout tour of the
Canadigiua Southern Railroad Company on October 2, 2005. This page is
dedicated to the memory of his contributions to model railroading.
Model Railroader Extraordinaire
by John Sing
Here is my small tribute
to John Armstrong, on his passing from our
world. I'm neither family nor even an acquaintance of John
Armstrong, nevertheless, having visited his home and layout
layout tour, I hope this humble eulogy gives a feeling for what
I believe he contributed to the model railroading hobby that so many of
us enjoy today.
Modeler John Armstrong Dies
a living working for the Navy but spent his
life working on model railroading was widely known in the field of
model railroading as a pioneer designer of layouts.