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Bert L. Fornshell - Fallen

Carrington, ND
County: Wells
World War I - Fallen
Date of Loss: November 9, 1918 / Age: 24
Branch of Service: Army
Company/Division: Company E, 10th Infantry

Died of pneumonia, at Camp Custer, Mich., on Nov. 9, 1918.

Buried, Carrington, N. Dak.

Name included on the All Veterans Memorial at State Capitol in Bismarck ND under Stutsman and Wells.

Information found in Volume 2, page 951 of the Official Roster of North Dakota Soldiers, Sailors and Marines.

Registered Wells county. Born, Howard Lake, Minn., March 10, 1894, of (nationality of parents not given). Occupation - farmer. Inducted at Jamestown on July 24, 1918. Sent to Camp Custer, Mich. Served in 18th Company, 5th Battalion, 160th Depot Brigade, to Aug. 16, 1918; Company E, 10th Infantry, to death.