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August Toreson - Fallen

WWI
County: Divide
World War I - Fallen
Date of Loss: October 3, 1918 / Age: 22
Branch of Service: Army
Company/Division: 161st Depot Brigade

Died on Oct. 3, 1918, of pneumonia.

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

Information found in Volume 4, page 3265 of the Official Roster of North Dakota Soldiers, Sailors and Marines.

Registered (place not given). Born, Bere, Norway, Aug. 11, 1896. Citizenship, (not given). Occupation - unknown. Inducted at Crosby on Sept. 4, 1918. Served in 161st Depot Brigade, to death.