nd.gov - The Official Portal for North Dakota State Government
North Dakota: Legendary. Follow the trail of legends

Harry J. Pederson - Fallen

Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery Romagne, France
County: Benson
World War I - Fallen
Date of Loss: October 15, 1918 / Age: 23
Branch of Service: Army
Company/Division: Company C, 128th Infantry

Killed in action on Oct. 15, 1918.

Buried in Grave 22, Row 16, Block D, 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 3, page 2512 of the Official Roster of North Dakota Soldiers, Sailors and Marines.

Registered Benson county. Born, Brooklyn, N. Y., June 4, 1895, of (nationality of parents not given). Occupation - farmer. Inducted at Minnewaukan on May 24, 1918. Sent to Camp Lewis, Wash. Served in 14th Company, 4th Battalion, 166th Depot Brigade, to May 29, 1918; Company A, 158th Infantry, to Sept. 13, 1918; Company C, 128th Infantry, to death. Overseas from Aug. 11, 1918, to death. Engagement: Offensive: Meuse-Argonne.