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Private Everett Henry Gilbert - Fallen

County: Golden Valley
WWI Student Army Training Corps - Fallen
Date of Loss: October 21, 1918 / Age: 21
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 Mandan Union Cemetery, Morton County North Dakota.

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

Information found in Volume 2, page 1047 of the Official Roster of North Dakota Soldiers, Sailors and Marines.

Registered in Golden Valley County. Born Mandan, Morton County, North Dakota on February 2, 1897 of English-American parents Henry and Rose (Kennedy) Gilbert . Resided Sentinel Butte, Golden Valley County, North Dakota. Occupation: Telegraph Operator. Inducted at Beach North Dakota on September 1, 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. 

 

News About Everett Henry Gilbert

Mandan, N.D. – A 100th Anniversary memorial ceremony for Pvt. Everett Henry Gilbert who died from complications of pneumonia in 1918 while in training on the University of North Dakota (UND) campus for action in World War I was conducted Friday, October 19, 2018 at 10:00am.