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Private Elmer Joseph Carney - Fallen

County: Williams
WWI Student Army Training Corps - Fallen
Date of Loss: October 21, 1918 / Age: 23
Branch of Service: Army
Company/Division: Student Army Training Corps UND Grand Forks ND

Died while serving as a member of the Student Army Training Corps  on the UND campus in Grand Forks during the 1918 flu pandemic. Name included on the UND S.A.T.C. website

Buried at Hillside Cemetery Williston, Williams County, North Dakota.

Name included on the All Veterans Memorial at State Capitol in Bismarck ND under McKenzie county.

Information found in Volume 1, page 509 of the Official Roster of North Dakota Soldiers, Sailors and Marines.

Registrant McKenzie County. Born Arvilla North Dakota on April 2, 1895. Occupation: Farmer. Inducted at Schafer on August 31, 1918. Sent to University of North Dakota. Served in Students Army Training Corps until death. Died at Grand Forks ND on October 21, 1918 along with 26 fellow soldiers during the Flu Pandemic.