ARMSTRONG, EDMUND LA TOUCHE (1864-1946), librarian, was born on 12 August 1864
at Herne Hill, Geelong, Victoria, fourth son of John Simpson Armstrong (d.1884),
barrister, crown prosecutor and acting judge of the County Court, and his wife
Alice, née O'Dell. His parents had migrated to Victoria from Ireland in 1858.
Sixth of ten children, Edmund was educated at Scotch College, Melbourne, and
studied part time at the University of Melbourne (LL.B., 1893; M.A., 1899).
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