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Delbert Benjamin Van Allen - Fallen

Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery Romagne, France
County: Emmons
World War I - Fallen
Date of Loss: September 29, 1918 / Age: 25
Branch of Service: Army
Company/Division: Company H, 362nd Infantry

Killed in action on Sept. 29, 1918.

Buried, Grave 32, Row 23, Block E, Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery, Romagne-sous-Montfaucon, Meuse, France.

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

Information found in Volume 4, page 3321 of the Official Roster of North Dakota Soldiers, Sailors and Marines.

Registered Emmons county. Born, Rock Rapids, Minn., July 22, 1893, of (nationality of parents not given). Occupation - farmer. Inducted at Linton on May 25, 1918. Sent to Camp Lewis, Wash. Served in 17th Company, 5th Battalion, 166th Depot Brigade, to June 20, 1918; Company H, 362nd Infantry, to death. Overseas from July 6, 1918, to death. Engagements: Offensive: Meuse-Argonne. Defensive Sector: Aubreville (Lorraine).