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Private Sydney Edgar Kraabel - Fallen

County: Steele
WWI Student Army Training Corps - Fallen
Date of Loss: October 19, 1918 / Age: 18
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 Hope Cemetery, Steele County, North Dakota.

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

Information found in Volume 2, page 1740 of the Official Roster of North Dakota Soldiers, Sailors and Marines.

Registered in Steele County. Born Hope, Steele County, North Dakota on April 13, 1900 of Norwegian-American parents. Resided Hope, Steele County, North Dakota. Occupation: Student. Inducted at Grand Forks on October 16, 1918 sent to University of North Dakota. Served in Students Army Training Corps until death. Died at Grand Forks ND on October 19, 1918 along with 26 fellow soldiers during the Flu Pandemic.