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Pvt.1st Class Cornelous Olson - Fallen

County: Dunn
World War I - Fallen
Date of Loss: October 13, 1918 / Age: 33
Branch of Service: Army
Company/Division: Headquarters Company, 70th Field Artillery

Died of broncho pneumonia on Oct. 13, 1918.

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

Information found in Volume 3, page 2410 of the Official Roster of North Dakota Soldiers, Sailors and Marines.

Not a registrant, over age. Born, Litchfield, Minn., Feb., 1885, of (nationality of parents not given). Occupation - unknown. Enlisted at Jefferson Barracks, Mo., on May 25, 1918. Served in Headquarters Troop, 313th Cavalry, to Aug. 23, 1918; Headquarters Company, 70th Field Artillery, to death. Grade: Private 1st Class, Oct. 2, 1918.