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Seaman 2c Earl Ray Lewis - Fallen

WWI
Rolla, ND
County: Rolette
World War I - Fallen
Date of Loss: October 29, 1918 / Age: 22
Branch of Service: Navy
Company/Division: Naval Hospital, Portsmouth, N. H.

Died at Naval Hospital, Portsmouth, N. H., on Oct. 29, 1918.

Buried, Rolla, N. Dak.

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

Information found in Volume 3, page 1885 of the Official Roster of North Dakota Soldiers, Sailors and Marines.

Registered Rolette county. Born, Bedford, Mo., Sept. 4, 1896, of American parents. Occupation - farmer. Enlisted in the Navy at Rolla on Dec. 12, 1917. Served at Naval Training Station, Great Lakes, Ill., to May 3, 1918; USS Frederick, to Oct. 13, 1918; Naval Hospital, Portsmouth, N. H., to death. Grades: Apprentice Seaman, 51 days; Seaman 2nd Class, 270 days.