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Benjamin Emanuel Lawrence - Fallen

Courtenay, ND
County: Stutsman
World War I - Fallen
Date of Loss: September 26, 1918 / Age: 26
Branch of Service: Army
Company/Division: Company A, 306th Infantry

Killed in action on Sept. 26, 1918.

Grave unlocated.

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

Information found in Volume 3, page 1847 of the Official Roster of North Dakota Soldiers, Sailors and Marines.

Registered Stutsman county. Born, Courtenay, N. Dak., June 16, 1892, of (nationality of parents not given). Occupation - engineer. Inducted at Jamestown on May 24, 1918. Sent to Camp Lewis, Wash. Served in 14th Company, 4th Battalion, 166th Depot Brigade, to June 16, 1918; Company A, 158th Infantry, to Sept. 20, 1918; Company A, 306th Infantry, to death. Overseas from Aug. 11, 1918, to death. Engagements: Offensive: Meuse-Argonne. Defensive Sector: Foret-d'Argonne (Lorraine).