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Pvt.1st Class Charles Andrew Craigen - Fallen

WWI
Neche, ND
County: Pembina
World War I - Fallen
Branch of Service: Army
Company/Division: Company F, 129th Infantry

Discharged at Camp Dodge, Iowa, on Oct. 23, 1919, as a Private 1st Class.

Name NOT included on the All Veterans Memorial at State Capitol in Bismarck ND.

Information found in Volume 1, page 632 of the Official Roster of North Dakota Soldiers, Sailors and Marines.

**Charles Craigen has his name listed on the Pembina county WWI Centennial which implies he had died while serving. The Official Roster of North Dakota Soldiers, Sailors and Marines only lists a discharge date. This discrepancy is noted and the information here is provided by the Official Roster, but he is listed as Fallen.

Registered Pembina county. Born, Neche, N. Dak., May 1, 1890, of Canadian parents. Occupation - grainbuyer. Inducted at Cavalier on Dec. 14, 1917. Sent to Camp Dodge, Iowa. Served in Company E, 352nd Infantry, to April 5, 1918; Company F, 129th Infantry, to discharge. Grade: Private 1st Class, May 2, 1918. Overseas from May 10, 1918, to may 22, 1919. Wounded, slightly, Oct. 11, 1918; wounded, slightly, Nov. 11, 1918. Engagements: Offensives: Meuse-Argonne; Somme. Defensive Sectors: Verdun-Fromereville and Troyon (Lorraine).