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Private Garfield Jerome Brye - Fallen

County: Walsh
WWI Student Army Training Corps - Fallen
Date of Loss: October 23, 1918 / Age: 19
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 Grafton Lutheran Cemetery, Walsh County North Dakota.

Name is NOT included on the All Veterans Memorial at State Capitol in Bismarck ND. 

Information found in Volume 1, page 433 of the Official Roster of North Dakota Soldiers, Sailors and Marines.

Walsh County Registrant. Born Grafton North Dakota July 22, 1899 of Norwegian-American parents. Occupation: Musician. Inducted at Grand Forks on October 4,1918. Sent to University of North Dakota. Served in Students Army Training Corps to death. Died at Grand Forks ND on October 23, 1918 along with 26 fellow soldiers during the Flu Pandemic.