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Austin Fortune - Fallen

WWI
Wheaton, MN
County: Renville
World War I - Fallen
Date of Loss: June 27, 1918 / Age: 29
Branch of Service: Army
Company/Division: Medical Department

Died at Fort Riley, Kans., on June 27, 1918.

Buried at Wheaton, Minn.

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

Information found in Volume 2, page 956 of the Official Roster of North Dakota Soldiers, Sailors and Marines.

Registered Renvilla county. Born, LaGrand, Minn., Nov. 29, 1888, of Norwegian parents. Occupation - butcher. Inducted at Fargo on April 5, 1918. Sent to Camp Dodge, Iowa. Served in 163rd Depot Brigade, to (date not given); Bakery, Quartermaster Corps, to (date not given); Medical Department, to death.