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Pvt. Edward Anton Broberg - Fallen

Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery Romagne, France
Aneta, ND
County: Williams
World War I - Fallen
Date of Loss: September 30, 1918 / Age: 27
Branch of Service: Army
Company/Division: 140th Infantry Regiment, 35th Division

Killed in action on Sept. 30, 1918.

Buried, Grave 15, Row 17, Block E, Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery, Romagne-sous-Montfaucon, Meuse, France.

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

Information found in Volume 1, page 400 of the Official Roster of North Dakota Soldiers, Sailors and Marines.

Registered Williams county. Born, Grand Forks, N. Dak., Nov. 22, 1890, of (nationality of parents not given). Occupation - laborer. Inducted at Williston, on March 29, 1918. Sent to Camp Dodge, Iowa. Served in Company R, 5th Battalion, 163rd Depot Brigade, to April 20, 1918; Provisional Battalion, 138th Infantry, to June 17, 1918; Company H, 140th Infantry, to death. Overseas from May 27, 1918, to death. Engagements: Offensive: Meuse-Argonne. Defensive Sectors: Gerardmer (Alsace); Grange-le-Comte (Lorraine).