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Cpl. Jacob Fred Ouhl - Fallen

WWI
Cavalier, ND
County: Pembina
World War I - Fallen
Date of Loss: October 13, 1918 / Age: 22
Branch of Service: Army
Company/Division: Company D, 39th Infantry

Killed in action, Oct. 13, 1918, Argonne Forest.

Buried in France. Remains returned to U. S. on Sept. 12, 1921, and buried at Cavalier, N. Dak.

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

Information found in Volume 3, page 2461 of the Official Roster of North Dakota Soldiers, Sailors and Marines.

Registered Pembina county. Born, Bathgate, N. Dak., Feb. 2, 1896, of Austrian-German parents. Occupation - farmer. Inducted at Cavalier on Sept. 22, 1917. Sent to Camp Dodge, Iowa. Served in Company M, 352nd Infantry, to Nov. 29, 1917; Company G, 347th Infantry, to March 9, 1918; Company D, 39th Infantry, to death. Grades: Private 1st Class, Aug. 23, 1918; Corporal, Sept. 7, 1918. Overseas from May 10, 1918, to death. Engagements: Offensives: Aisne-Marne; St. Mihiel; Meuse-Argonne. Defensive Sectors: Vesle (Champagne); Toulon and Verdun-Fromereville (Lorraine).