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Sgt. Edwin Oscar Estby - Fallen

Falsen, ND
County: McHenry
World War I - Fallen
Date of Loss: October 1, 1918 / Age: 29
Branch of Service: Army
Company/Division: Headquarters Company, 78th Infantry

Died of pneumonia at Camp Custer, Mich., on Oct. 1, 1918.

Buried at Falsen, N. Dak.

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

Information found in Volume 1, page 866 of the Official Roster of North Dakota Soldiers, Sailors and Marines.

Registered McHenry county. Born, Spring Valley, Minn., Sept. 21, 1889, of (nationality of parents not given). Occupation - carpenter. Inducted at Towner on July 22, 1918. Sent to Camp Custer, Mich. Served in 48th Company, 12th Battalion, 160th Depot Brigade, to Aug. 16, 1918; Headquarters Company, 78th Infantry, to death. Grades: Private 1st Class, Aug. 24, 1918; Cook, Sept. 9, 1918; Sergeant, Oct. 1, 1918.