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Private Floyd Austin Fuller - Fallen

County: Cass
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 Riverside Cemetery Fargo, Cass County, North Dakota.

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

Information found in Volume 2, page 998 of the Official Roster of North Dakota Soldiers, Sailors and Marines.

Registered in Cass County. Born Northwood Iowa on April 9, 1897. Resided Central Hotel, Fargo, Cass County, North Dakota. Occupation: laborer. Inducted at Fargo ND 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. 

 

 

 

News About Floyd Austin Fuller

From KVRR:

FARGO, N.D. — The Cass County Veterans Service Office honored a private from World War I on the 100th anniversary of the end of the war.

Private Floyd Fuller was inducted into service in Fargo in September of 1918. He passed a month later.

He was part of the Student Army Training Corps at UND and was one of the victims of the influenza pandemic in Grand Forks.

The Army National Guard led a procession to the gravesite at the memorial.