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PFC William F. Leisner - Fallen

Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery Romagne, France
County: Cass
World War I - Fallen
Date of Loss: October 9, 1918 / Age: 24
Branch of Service: Army
Company/Division: Company B, 339th Machine Gun Battalion

Died of pneumonia on Oct. 9, 1918.

Buried, Grave 28, Row 24, Block E, Meuse-Argonne American Cemeter, Romagne-sous-Montfaucon, Meuse, France.

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

Information found in Volume 3, page 1871 of the Official Roster of North Dakota Soldiers, Sailors and Marines.

Registered Cass county. Born, Pardeeville, Wis., Sept. 4, 1894, of (nationality of parents not given). Occupation - student. Inducted at Fargo on June 23, 1918. Sent to Camp Dodge, Iowa. Served in 163rd Depot Brigade, to Oct. 12, 1918; Company B, 339th Machine Gun Battalion, to death. Grade: Private 1st Class, Oct. 4, 1918. Overseas from Aug. 14, 1918, to death.