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1st Lt. Samuel Lee Avis - Fallen

Jamestown, ND
County: Stutsman
World War I - Fallen
Date of Loss: October 12, 1918 / Age: 28
Branch of Service: Army
Company/Division: Engineers

Died at Camp Humphreys, Va., of influenza and pneumonia, on Oct. 12, 1918.

Place of burial, Jamestown, N. Dak.

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

Information found in Volume 1, page 131 of the Official Roster of North Dakota Soldiers, Sailors and Marines.

Registered Stutsman county. Born, Jamestown, N. Dak., July 12, 1890, of American parents. Occupation - electrical contractor and engineer. Appointed from civil life and commissioned 1st Lieutenant, in Officers Reserve Corps, on Jan. 14, 1918. Sent to Camp Lee, Va. Assigned to Engineers, to death.