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Pvt. Fred William Berner - Fallen

Jamestown, ND
County: Stutsman
World War I - Fallen
Date of Loss: April 2, 1919 / Age: 25
Branch of Service: Army
Company / Ship / Flight or equivalent: Company C, 21st Engineers
Conflicts Served: 
  • World War I

Died of pneumonia, on April 2, 1919, at Base Hospital No. 87, Toul, Meuse.

Remains returned to U. S. on May 23, 1921, and buried in Grave 1770, National Cemetery, Arlington, Va.

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

Information found in Volume 1, page 265 of the Official Roster of North Dakota Soldiers, Sailors and Marines.

Registered Stutsman county. Born, Jamestown, N. Dak., May 7, 1893, of American parents. Occupation - locomotive fireman. Enlisted at Fort Snelling, Minn., on Sept. 13, 1917. Served in Company D, 21st Engineers, to Feb. 13, 1918; Company C, 21st Engineers, to death. Overseas from Dec. 26, 1917, to death. Engagements: Offensives: St. Mihiel; Meuse-Argonne. Defensive Sector: Toul (Lorraine).