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Pvt.1st Class Calvin W. Scott - Fallen

Suresnes American Cemetery Suresnes, France
Devils Lake, ND
County: Ramsey
World War I - Fallen
Date of Loss: July 27, 1918 / Age: 21
Branch of Service: Army
Company/Division: Company L, 164th Infantry

Died, July 27, 1918, of wounds received in action.

Buried, Grave 23, Row 6, Block B, Suresnes American Cemetery, Suresnes, Seine, France.

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

Information found in Volume 4, page 2897 of the Official Roster of North Dakota Soldiers, Sailors and Marines.

Not a registrant, under age. Born, Devils Lake, N. Dak., June, 1897, of (nationality of parents not given). Occupation - unknown. Enlisted in Company D, 2nd Infantry, North Dakota National Guard, at Devils Lake, on Sept. 15, 1917. Served in Company D, 2nd Infantry, North Dakota National Guard, to Oct. 13, 1917; Company L, 164th Infantry, to Jan. 12, 1918; Company H, 26th Infantry, to death. Grade: Private 1st Class, June 1, 1918. Overseas from Dec. 15, 1917, to death. Engagements: Defensive: Montdidier-Noyon. Offensive: Aisne-Marne. Defensive Sectors: Ansauville (Lorraine); Cantigny (Picardy). Cited in General Orders No. 1, Headquarters, 1st Division, Camp Zachary Taylor, Ky., Jan. 1, 1920, for gallantry in action and especially meritorious services. Entitled to wear a silver star.

Medals and Honors

Silver Star - January 1, 1920