Henry Nelson Armstrong '48:
Tonight at 6:30 pm, a plaque in honor of former Robert E Lee High School principal Henry Nelson Armstrong will be unveiled as the Robert E Lee High School Auditorium is named for him in a ceremony. Click here for the Goose Creek CISD release.
After military service in WWII, he returned to graduate from Rice in 1948. He lettered in football in 1942, 1946 and 1947 and played on the winning Orange Bowl team in 1947. His late brother George graduated from Rice in 1943 where he was a one-year football letterman (1942).
Henry Nelson Armstrong passed away in 2005. Click here for the obituary.