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Private Ferl Oliver Hayes - Fallen

County: Ward
WWI Student Army Training Corps - Fallen
Date of Loss: October 24, 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 Hillside Cemetery, Egan, Moody County, South Dakota.

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

Information found in Volume 2, page 1287 of the Official Roster of North Dakota Soldiers, Sailors and Marines.

Registered in Ward County. Born Reeds Missouri on April 6, 1897 of American parents. Resided Douglas, Ward County, North Dakota. Occupation: Farmer. Inducted at Minot, Ward County, 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 24, 1918 along with 26 fellow soldiers during the Flu Pandemic.